News and Events

DU Dean wins Book of the Year Award!

Dr. Karen Daley has co-written the book Simulation Scenarios for Nursing Educators 2nd Edition which was honored with the Book of the Year Award by The American Journal of Nursing.

E-File Your Taxes For Free While Helping DU Accounting Students

The IRS will begin accepting e-filed taxes on Jan. 31, and anyone interested in using Davenport's free software can do so now. By using this link, you will add to total number of tax returns prepared by DU volunteers.

A new Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program is now available at the W.A. Lettinga Campus!

Applications are currently being accepted for Fall 2014. To learn more contact the College of Health Professions at 616-871-6150 or visit

NEW Master of Science in Health Informatics and Information Management Degree

The College of Health Professions is launching a new MSHIIM degree program for the Winter 2014 semester. No other university in MI offers this specific degree. Apply now!

Davenport University Named a "2013 Great College to Work For"

DU is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

The (new) College of Urban Education

Davenport University's Founding Dean Dr. Andre Perry explains what makes the University's approach to urban education so unique.

Davenport tops competition in marketing awards for a third year

For the third consecutive year, the DU marketing team earned national recognition at the 29th Annual Educational Advertising Awards!

Captain Phillips to Speak at 2014 Excellence in Business Gala Honoring Blake Krueger

Blake W. Krueger, Chairman, CEO and President of Wolverine World Wide, Inc., will be honored with the 2014 Peter C. Cook Excellence in Business Award on May 2, 2014, where featured guest speaker will be Capt. Richard Phillips. Read more for ticket information.