Limestone University’s chapter of Educators Rising will host International Dot Day activities on Thursday, Sept. 14, from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. on the front campus.

Whitaker - Acting President
The Limestone University Board of Trustees has accepted the resignation of Dr. Monica Baloga, as Interim President, effective immediately.

Virtual Open House Sept 20, 2023 12pm
Limestone University will offer a Virtual Open House event on September 20, starting at 12 p.m. & September 27 at 5:30 p.m. for its Online Undergraduate and Graduate Programs. The event is FREE, but registration is required. The deadline to register for the first session is Tuesday, September 19, at 5 p.m. The deadline to register for the second session is Tuesday, September 26, at 5 p.m.

Dancing Ledge
The Limestone University Art Gallery has announced its first exhibition of fall semester, titled “Dancing Ledge.” The exhibit is comprised of one large scale abstract multimedia sculpture and a series of dimensional collages. It opened on August 5 and will run through October 5. There will be a reception and artist talk on Thursday, Aug. 24, at 5 p.m., in the Hines & Riggins Center lobby.

Call For Art 2023
The Limestone University Art Gallery is calling for submissions for its Fall 2023 Juried Exhibit.

Daniel Huggin 2023
Daniel Huggin was recently named as the new Chief of Campus Safety at Limestone University.

S.C. Tuition Grant
Great news for students from South Carolina! The South Carolina Higher Education Tuition Grants Commission recently voted unanimously to increase the maximum grant from the $4,700 initial amount approved earlier this year to $4,800 for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Dean's List & Honor Roll Spring 2023
Limestone University had a combined 262 students named to either the Dean’s List or the Honor Roll for the spring semester of 2023. A total of 157 students made the Dean’s List, while 105 made the Honor Roll.

Hang In There, Bernie
It’s been a long and lonely summer for Limestone University’s mascot “Bernie” The Saint Bernard. Since the spring semester ended in May, “Bernie” has found himself alone for months here on campus, waiting for our new and returning Saints to arrive this fall. Hang in there, “Bernie.” It won’t be long before our beautiful and historic campus is filled with students once again.

Peach Pageant 2023
Limestone University's Fullerton Auditorium hosted the South Carolina Peach Festival Pageant on Saturday, July 22. Limestone is proud to be a partner and sponsor of the Peach Festival right here in our hometown.

Jax Reynolds

INEX Legends Series driver Jackson “Jax” Reynolds and his race car will make a special appearance in the Peach Festival parade July 15 to promote a

Football Schedule Card 2023
Limestone University's football team kicks off the 2023 season at West Georgia on Thursday, Aug. 31! The Saints players and coaches will be handing out official schedule cards along the route of the S.C. Peach Festival Parade on Saturday, July 15, starting at 10 a.m. in downtown Gaffney.

Randall Richardson Headshot
To Our Limestone University Community: I hope this message finds you in good spirits and with renewed enthusiasm for our shared mission at Limestone University. As the incoming Chair of the Board of Trustees, I feel humbled and honored to be entrusted with this crucial responsibility of guiding our cherished University toward a brighter future.

Saints 500
Limestone University is launching its new “Saints 500” Challenge to engage its dedicated donor base and to provide its students with the resources needed to be successful in the classroom and on campus.

Orientation 1
The first of three Summer Orientation sessions was a tremendous success at Limestone University on Monday, June 26, as we welcomed so many of our new Saints and their families to campus!

Saints Field Turf
Thanks entirely to the contributions of donors who designated their investments in Limestone University for the specific project, the artificial turf at Saints Field is currently being replaced and will be ready for the upcoming Fall 2023 semester.

Football - Noller
The Limestone University Athletics will begin selling tailgate parking passes and game tickets for the 2023 Saints football season on Wednesday, June 21, at 10 a.m.

limestone_university Under Armour Announcement
Limestone University has announced a new athletic partnership with Under Armour and BSN SPORT that will outfit all Saints’ student-athletes beginning with the 2023-2024 season.

Hunter Moody
Recent Limestone University graduate and psychology major Hunter H. Moody presented a poster of his research titled “Paranormal Beliefs: Picture vs. Video Influences” during the 19th annual South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium held in March on the campus of USC Upstate in Spartanburg. In addition, Limestone Psychology professors Dr. Justin Bailey and Dr. Michelle Phillips-Meek presented their research titled “Political Affiliation And Attitudes Toward COVID-19 On A College Campus.”

Football Schedule 2023 ver 2
Following the most successful season in program history, the Limestone University football team returns for the 2023 season with an 11-game schedule that includes six home games and nine South Athletic Conference showdowns.

Randall Richardson - Headshot 2023
Limestone University marked another significant milestone in its 178-year history with the recent election of Randall L. Richardson as the first African American to Chair its Board of Trustees.

Cavallini 2023
Limestone University Professor of Physical Education Dr. Felicia Cavallini and alumna Abigail “Abi” Treadway had a research paper published recently in the Journal of Family Medicine and Disease Prevention.

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The South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (SCICU) announced earlier this week the receipt of a Power:Ed award that will provide completion grants for students at financial risk for dropping out of college. Qualifying students who could benefit include those from Limestone and others at the 21 private higher education institutions that are members of the SCICU.

Randy Nichols - Headshot
Limestone University Professor Dr. Randy D. Nichols recently presented at the Popular Culture Association's 2023 National Conference in San Antonio.

Saints Lacrosse 5-14-23
The No.2-seeded Limestone University men's lacrosse team hosts No.5-seed Lenoir-Rhyne this Sunday, May 21, at 1 p.m. in the NCAA Division II National Championship Semifinals. The winner will advance into the National Title Game on Sunday, May 28, in Philadelphia. Tickets to the semifinal contest at Saints Field against the visiting Bears are now available online. Adult tickets are $5 and student tickets (12-under and college students) are $3 each.

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The No. 2-seeded Limestone University men's lacrosse team will host No. 6 seed University of Indianapolis in an NCAA Division II National Championship Quarter-Final Game on Sunday, May 14, at 1 p.m., on Saints Field in Gaffney.

Charles Blue - Limestone
It was announced earlier this week that former Limestone University basketball player Charles Blue has been named as the new head coach for the boys' basketball team at Gaffney High School.

Limestone Front Campus 5-6-23
Limestone University, the Gaffney-based institution founded in 1845, must have major investments in the coming months in order to jumpstart its recovery strategy and pave the way for long-term financial stability. 

David Thompson Final
Limestone University music professor Dr. David Thompson will mark an end of an era Saturday when he hears the final notes from “Pomp and Circumstance” ring through Fullerton Auditorium.

Graduation May 2022
Limestone University will conduct two separate graduation ceremonies on Saturday, May 6, inside Fullerton Auditorium.

library symposium

Limestone University’s Spring 2023 Student Research and Presentations Symposium will take place on Friday, April 28, inside the library at the Hine

Jack Knipe SCICU
Dr. John Martin “Jack” Knipe, assistant professor of English and Spanish, is Limestone University’s 2023 South Carolina Independent Colleges & Universities “Excellence In Teaching” award recipient.

Tawana Scott "Human Rights Award"
Tawana Scott, Limestone University’s Director of Equity & Inclusion, was recently presented the “Human Rights Award” by the South Carolina Counseling Association at its 59th Annual Conference.

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Limestone University To Host Spring Jazz Fest On April 25 The Limestone University Jazz Ensemble will host the Limestone Spring Jazz Fest on Tuesday, April 25, at 7 p.m., in Fullerton Auditorium. The concert is free, and the public is invited to attend. The joint concert with the Spartanburg Jazz Ensemble will feature classic big band jazz music as well as more contemporary arrangements and compositions. The Limestone Jazz Ensemble is conducted by Spencer Nance, and the Spartanburg Jazz Ensemble is conducted by Dr. Tom Wright. “This is a great opportunity for our students in the Jazz Ensemble to perform with musicians of a high caliber from the area,” Nance said. “It also gives us the opportunity to invite musicians from the community to perform on our beautiful campus.” Established in 1996 under the auspices of the Spartanburg Community Band, the Spartanburg Jazz Ensemble was formed in order to create an opportunity for local musicians to provide quality jazz performances to the public. The Jazz Band performs at events such as Spartanburg’s Spring Fling, Music on Main, Dickens of a Christmas, and for special programs such as the Pan American Games for the Blind. The Jazz Band also performs on its own during the popular “Ice Cream Sundays” Summer Concert Series and the Christmas Festival.

mens volleyball
Limestone University and its Athletic Department have announced the discontinuation of the men’s volleyball program effectively immediately. Currently enrolled students will retain their scholarships through the completion of their fourth academic year if they remain at Limestone.

Chorus Concert 4-23-23
The Limestone University Chorus will present its Spring Concert on Sunday, April 23, at 3 p.m. inside Fullerton Auditorium.

State House 4-19-23
Students from Limestone University and other South Carolina Independent Colleges & Universities (SCICU) member colleges & universities were at the South Carolina State House on Wednesday, April 19, to say “thank you” to legislators for their S.C. Tuition Grants.

The fourth-grade classes from Limestone-Central Elementary School were on campus on Tuesday, April 18, to get a glimpse of the student experience at Limestone University.

Pi Lambda Theta Honor Society
Limestone University held its Pi Lambda Theta Honor Society Induction Ceremony on Monday, April 17, 2023, on the front campus.

Academic Awards 4-17-23
Limestone University held its Spring Semester Academic Awards Ceremony on Monday, April 17, inside Fullerton Auditorium.

Art Exhibit
The Limestone University Art Gallery is currently showcasing its final exhibit of the current academic year, “Natural Instincts and Other Curiosities” by Tim Massey.

Military Friendly
For the second consecutive year, Limestone University has been designated as a “Military Friendly® School” by Viqtory Media.

Battlefield Bash
Limestone University Professor of Physical Education Dr. Felicia Cavallini and six of her former undergraduate students recently had a paper published in the 'Journal of City and Development."

I'm A Limestone Saint - Graphic
High school students who have been accepted to Limestone University for the Fall 2023 semester are invited to a "Future Saints Day" event on campus on Saturday, April 29.

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Sponsored by Educators Rising, Limestone University hosted a World Autism Awareness Day event on Monday, April 3, on the first floor of the Hines & Riggins Center.

Wind Ensemble Spring Concert 2023
The Limestone University Wind Ensemble will perform its 2023 Spring Concert on Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m. in Fullerton Auditorium.

The Next 175 Logo
Limestone University is grateful for the generosity of its alumni and friends who are making an investment in our students through “The Next 175” fundraising campaign. With that philanthropy, we can meet the needs of current and future students. Your gifts will inspire future donors to invest in creating opportunities and addressing challenges, positioning Limestone as a regional leader in higher education now and for generations to come.

Spring Game 2023
Coming off the most successful season in program history – which included a bid into the NCAA Division II National Championship Playoffs – Limestone University’s football team will be back in front of its fans on Saturday, April 15, at 2 p.m., for the Saints’ annual “Blue & White Spring Game.”

Chamber Music Concert (Spring 2023)

The Limestone University Department of Visual & Performing Arts will host its Chamber Music Concert on Tuesday, April 11, at 7:00 p.m., inside

Women's Wrestling
Limestone University and its Athletic Department have announced that it is discontinuing its women’s wrestling program effectively immediately. Currently enrolled students will retain their scholarships through the completion of their fourth academic year if they remain at Limestone.