Utica College Timeline
UC History... A Timeline
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Utica College holds its first campus Commencement. SU Chancellor Dr. William P. Tolley is the speaker.
The College employs the first full time chaplain, V. James Lauducci.
UC begins club football. Dean of Students, James C. Doremus, named first coach.
Isaac Gordan, father of a UC student, offers a gift of $200,000 to help complete the first floor of the Science Center. The Science Center is named Gordon Science Center in his honor.
UC hockey club is formed; Dana Babcock is the first coach.
Groundbreaking for UC's first dormitory providing residence for 100 men and 103 women is held.
President J. Kenneth Donahue breaks ground for the Science Building.
Dr. J. Kenneth Donahue is appointed the first president of Utica College (fourth chief executive officer).
Dedication of new campus. Utica College presents its first honorary doctorate from Syracuse University to Moses G. Hubbard, president of the UC Foundation Board.
Utica College moves from Oneida Square to Burrstone Road campus.
Founded in 1946, UC is a comprehensive institution that offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.
UC enrolls 2,537 full- and part-time undergraduate students, and 736 full- and part-time graduate students.
The College offers 38 undergraduate degrees in more than 60 areas of study.
The College offers 20 graduate programs, including master's degrees, doctoral programs, and graduate-level certificates. Options include:
- business administration
- criminal justice administration
- cybersecurity - intelligence and forensics
- economic crime management
- health care administration
- liberal studies
- occupational therapy
- physical therapy