University Parking Lot Closures During Spring Break

DeSales University is hosting a number of large events in the DeSales University Center during the week of March 3, 2013.  These events will lead to a great deal of congestion in the UC parking lot on Monday (4/4), Thursday (4/7), and Friday (4/8).

University faculty, staff, and students should plan to park in the Billera, Trexler, or Labuda lots on these days.

Questions? or @ ext. 1782

DeSales University Job Fair

On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 DeSales University’s Office of Human Resources will conduct a Job Fair from 1:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Commonwealth Room of the University Center on the DeSales University Center Valley campus.

The particular staffing needs we intend to address at the Job Fair are:

  • Custodian – We have 4 immediate openings.  These are full time positions in our Facilities department, scheduled to work 40 hrs./week. We have needs to fill on all shifts.
  • Administrative Support Staff – We have 4 openings to be filled by 4/1/2013. These are full time positions in various departments; 3 positions are at our Center Valley campus and 1 at our Lansdale, PA campus.
  • Campus Services Specialist – A full time, exempt position responsible for both the daily and strategic operations of the university card, vending, laundry, copying, and public printing programs. Will also assist in events scheduling and coordination.

Employees who know individuals who may be interested and qualified for any of the above mentioned positions should encourage them to attend one of the information sessions to be held on March 6, 2013 at the following times:  1:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. or 6:30 p.m.  Additional information regarding these openings will be discussed during these sessions. Information is also available on the Human Resources page of the DeSales University website,

You can direct them to view our advertisement in the Classified section of The Morning Call on Sunday, March 3, 2013.  Questions may be directed to Joseph Trella, Director of Human Resources  or at extension 1485.

What to do at DSU, 2/28

What to Do at DSU: Thursday, February 28

Thursday, February 28:

  • 7:30 p.m. – Colleges Against Cancer Meeting – Dooling Room 204
  • 8:00 p.m. – A Tale of Two Cities – Labuda
  • 8:00 p.m. – Praise and Worship – Connelly Chapel
  • 9:15 p.m. – Theology of the Body Discussion – Kender Room 
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Mid-term grade memo

Mid-term grades for the Spring 2013 Day Semester are due via MyDSU-WebAdvisor no later than Thursday, February 28, 2013 by noon.

In order to enter your grades:

  • Login to MyDSU-WebAdvisor.  Contact the Help Desk at x 4357(HELP) with any login, password or technical issues. Call the Registrar’s Office with any other questions.
  • Under “Faculty Information” select “Grading”.
  • Select Term for grading:  Spring 2013.
  • Select Grading period: Mid-Term.
  • Enter grades. To familiarize yourself with our grading system, please refer to page 16 of the 2012 DeSales University  Undergraduate Catalog available at If you have a large class, you may find it helpful to submit grades for half the students, then return to your roster and complete grading the remaining students.
  • Enter the number of absences. You must enter absences for all freshmen and students on academic probation.  
  • All students MUST be given a grade.
  • You may not issue a grade of “W”.  If you wish to issue a grade of WP or WF to a student who has officially withdrawn, please contact our office.
  • Click “submit” to finalize your grades.
  • You will immediately receive a grading confirmation notice.

2-Day Sale at Campus Store

Campus Store: 2-Day Sale – February 28 – March 1

  • 20% Off All Hooded Sweatshirts – includes all emblematic men’s, women’s and children’s hoodies.
  • 20% Off All Sweatpants – includes all emblematic men’s, women’s and children’s sweatpants.
  • 20% Off All Backpacks – includes all emblematic and non-emblematic backpacks.
  • Buy One, Get 50% Off All Legwear – includes non-emblematic leggings, non-emblematic socks, tights, leg warmers and leggings.
  • Clearance Merchandise – additional 20 percent off all clearance merchandise in ALL GM categories including, apparel, gifts, school supplies, computer products and general books.


Offer valid 2/28/13-3/1/13 only. May not be combined with any other offer. Valid in-store and on selected items only. Excludes previous and online purchases, textbooks, discounted general reading books, gift cards, diploma frames, Vera Bradley, health and beauty, convenience items, promotional items – including current MV Sport & Spirit tumblers, calculators, tablets, Kindle, Apple, computer hardware, supplies, software, cameras, Mp3 players, Wacom, Livescribe, precious metal jewelry, special orders and professional reference. See store for details.