SGA Open Forum Tonight!

On Monday, October 16, there will be a forum open to all students to express interests or concerns regarding DeSales with the Student Government Board. This meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in the Trexler Room in the DUC.


DUC Lot Closing Tomorrow

DeSales is hosting a large event in the DUC on the evening of Tuesday, October 17, 2017. The parking lot will be closed at 2 p.m. and will remain so until 8 p.m. The lot will remain congested until 10 p.m. Overflow parking will be sent to the front lot of Billera Hall as needed.

More than 200 attendees are registered.


This Week’s DUC Salad and Sauté Menu

Monday, October 16
Lunch: Garden Caesar & Chicken
Dinner: Ultimate Mac & Cheese

Tuesday, October 17
Lunch: Classic Fried Chicken Salad
Dinner: National Pasta Day

Wednesday, October 18
Lunch: Honey Crisp Apple
Dinner: Omelet Bar

Thursday, October 19
Lunch: Mesquite Chicken Salad
Dinner: Carnidas Bar

Friday, October 20
Lunch: Strawberry Patch
Dinner: Cheesesteak Nachos

*Menus subject to change*

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Student Forums for the DeSales University Self-Study

All students – traditional undergraduate, ACCESS, and graduate – populations are invited to attend one of two open forums on the DeSales University Self-Study:

  • Tuesday, October 17 at 3 p.m., Danko Room in McShea
  • Wednesday, October 18 at 7 p.m., Danko Room in McShea

Come hear about the University’s self-study process for re-accreditation with the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and discuss the draft of the Self-Study Report with the Co-Directors, Dr. Sarah K. Nytroe and Prof. Elizabeth Rosa.


Sustainability Education Speaker, 10/19

What: Sustainability Education Speaker at DeSales University will give a presentation on “Sustainability Education.”
Who: Mr. Robert Barkanic who has a graduate degree in engineering science. He is also a senior energy executive with 35 years of experience in nuclear energy, environmental policy, and management. He served as an Executive Director and Assistant Director of Governor Tom Ridge’s 21st Century Environment Commission.
When: October 19 from 7-8 p.m.
Where: The Gambet Auditorium
Info: All majors are invited to listen to this high performing executive with a proven track record of accomplishments on policy decision making based on sound engineering and economic principles. The audience will develop awareness on environmental issues, with better understanding of the importance of sustainability in our community. Refreshments will be served.


Registration for Spring Classes and Fall Withdrawal Deadline

In order to register for spring courses, students must consult with their academic advisors (and obtain clearance to register) during the week of Monday, October 23 through Friday, October 27.

As preparation for this meeting, review your progress toward meeting course requirements and create a list of possible courses for the upcoming semester. To do this, use the Academic Evaluation feature in WebAdvisor (Academic Planning > Academic Evaluation) and/or the graduation requirement form for your major (available at The spring schedule will be posted in MyDSU (Departments & Offices > Registrar’s Office) on Wednesday, October 18.

Check your WebAdvisor account to learn when you may begin registering for your classes. After logging in, click on “Registration Status and Time.” For most students, this screen will indicate that they may register at some time between October 30 and November 6. However, please note that some students may see a “hold,” which restricts them from registering. If you are one of these students, you must clear up the related matter before you may register.

Finally, don’t forget the deadline for withdrawing from a course is October 25.

Questions? Contact your academic advisor.