Undergraduate Catalog

2011 – 2012


Current Undergraduate Catalog

Office of Admissions
Emil H. Messikomer Hall
100 W. Rosedale Avenue
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-436-3411
Fax: 610-436-2907
ugadmiss@wcupa.edu


Revised September 2011

Academic Programs

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Tom Corbett, Governor

State System of Higher Education

John C. Cavanaugh, Chancellor

Board of Governors

Guido M. Pichini, Chair (Wyomissing) Michael K. Hanna (Lock Haven) C.R. "Chuck" Pennoni (Bryn Mawr)
Marie Conley Lammando, Vice Chair (Harrisburg) Ronald G. Henry (Bryn Mawr) Jeffrey E. Piccola (Harrisburg)
Aaron J. Walton, Vice Chair (Allison Park) Vincent J. Hughes (Philadelphia) Harold C. Shields (Allison Park)
Leonard B. Altieri III (Newtown Square) Kenneth M. Jarin (Newtown) Robert S. Taylor (New Hope)
Matthew E. Baker (Wellsboro) Bobbie L Keener (Edinboro) Ronald J. Tomalis (Harrisburg)
Tom Corbett (Harrisburg) Jonathan B. Mack (Indiana) F. Eugene Dixon, Jr.,
Chairperson Emeritus (deceased)
Sarah C. Darling (Lancaster) Joseph F. McGinn (Linwood)  

West Chester University Council of Trustees

Thomas A. Fillippo, Chair (Malvern) J. Adam Matlawski (Bryn Mawr)
Cathie Whitlock, Vice Chair (Pottstown) Marion Moskowitz (Malvern)
Bernard J. Carrozza, Secretary (West Chester) Eli Silberman (Unionville)
John C. Cavanaugh, ex officio (Harrisburg) Christine Thomas (Exton)
Barry C. Dozor (Broomall) Robert Tomlinson (Bensalem)
Christopher Lewis (Berwyn)  

Trustees Emeriti

Johanna K. Havlick (deceased) J. Curtis Joyner
William E. Hughes, Sr. John Unruh

Board of Directors: West Chester University of Pennsylvania Foundation

Paula D. Shaffner '80, President Maury Hoberman Michael O'Rourke
John J. Ciccarone, Vice President David P. Holveck '68 John R. Panichello '83
Christopher Franklin '87, Secretary Donald E. Leisey '59 Mark G. Pavlovich
John A. McCarthy, Treasurer Emily Jane Lemole


David L. Peirce
Thomas A. Fillippo '69,
Council of Trustees Representative
James E. McErlane Milton R. Pratt, Jr. '87
Richard T. Przywara, Executive Director Donald R. McIlvain James Shinehouse '80
Francis P. Branca '70 John A. McCarthy John Stoddart ’93, M’99
Matthew Bricketto Gustave C. Meyer '66 Samuel C. Thompson, Jr. '65
Millie C. Cassidy Ray Mincarelli May Van M'89
Kate Cipriano ’00 Mark P. Mixner George H. Walls, Jr. ’64
Jane B. Fontaine '74 H. Viscount Nelson '61 Greg R. Weisenstein
Cheryl Fulginiti '80 John N. Nickolas '90  

WCU Alumni Association Board of Directors

Megan C. Cantalupo, Alumni Relations Director Richard Knorr '75 David Sears '05
Robert Ahrens '75 Edward Monroe '89 Jeffrey Stein '91
Patrick Gonzalez '79 Matthew Mullen '05 Miranda Steinberg '06
Francis J. Green '72 Andrea Pavone '07 John Stoddart '93, M'99
Kathryn Rossman Green '73, M'02 Nick D. Polcini ’00, M’05 Michael Stoll '03
Judi Kaplan Ivins ’77 Scott Reid '96 Judd Strauss '04
L. James Kiscaden ’65, M’73 S. Colby Scholfield ’04  

Alumni Association Board of Directors Emeriti

Carmen Evans Culp '52, M'64 Karl Helicher '72, M'82, M'87 John F. Murphy '43
Janice Weir Etshied '50 Richard Merion '59, M'69 Luther B. Sowers '49

West Chester University is a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.