Author: Regent University

Regent Mourns the Loss of Theologian Dr. Vinson Synan

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 17, 2020) – The Rev. Dr. Harold Vinson Synan died on March 15, 2020 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Born on December 1, 1934 in Hopewell, Virginia, he was one of seven children of Joseph Alexander and Minnis (Purdue) Synan. Synan is survived by his wife Carol Lee (Fuqua) Synan, four children, …

Regent University Offers Scholarships for Social Distancing

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 18, 2020) – To encourage social distancing, and to help ease financial struggles related to COVID-19, Regent University is offering all new students pursuing their online bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree a $250 scholarship now through April 30, 2020. Social distancing can prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to the Center …

Regent University Will Conduct Commencement Online On May 9, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 17, 2020) – On Saturday, May 9, 2020, Regent University will celebrate its 40th commencement ceremony, welcoming internationally renowned author and speaker Eric Metaxas as the keynote speaker. An estimated 2,200 undergraduate and graduate degrees will be conferred – making the class of 2020 the largest graduating class in the school’s …

Regent University Transitions Online

EFFECTIVE MONDAY, MARCH 16, 2020 VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (March 14, 2020) – In light of the continued spread of COVID-19 and the declaration of a national emergency, Regent University will exercise the following measures to protect its faculty, staff, and students. CAMPUS CLASSES WILL CONTINUE ONLINE Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, all courses will be offered …

Regent University Emergency Remote-Work and Self-Quarantine Policy

During an emergency situation in which the university remains open for business, as part of our continuity plan, supervisors can require employees to work from home at the discretion of the supervisor.  If an employee is required to work from home (for any reason), they will receive direction from their supervisor on what provisions and …

Regent Responds to Coronavirus with Flexible Study Options

SAFETY IS OUR TOP PRIORITY We continue to closely monitor the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). There are no known cases of COVID-19 at Regent, but we are exercising the utmost precautions for our faculty, staff, and students. The safety and well-being of our Regent community is our top priority, so we are offering the following …

Health and safety of the Regent community remains our top priority

Regent Family, Amid the outbreak of COVID-19, commonly referred to as coronavirus, the health and safety of the Regent community remains our top priority. It has come to our attention that a few members of the Regent community recently attended conferences in the Washington, D.C. area. These conferences have since confirmed three cases of COVID-19 …

REGENT UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCES ERIC METAXAS AS 2020 COMMENCEMENT SPEAKER

Virginia Beach, VA (March 6, 2020) – Regent University is pleased to announce internationally-renowned author and speaker Eric Metaxas as its 2020 commencement keynote speaker. The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 9, at the Regent University Library Plaza, where an estimated 2,200 undergraduate and graduate degrees will be conferred. “We look forward to …