Campus Announcements -- Jan. 10, 2014

Campus Announcements -- Jan. 10, 2014

Filing FAFSA before Jan. 15!

Students, this is a reminder to file for FAFSA before Jan. 15, 2014.

State grant funds for Kentucky residents, facilitated through Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA), are expected to run out in mid-to-late January 2014, according to Steve Pike, assistant director of financial aid at Campbellsville University.

Pike said the only way students may be considered for state grant funds is to file a FAFSA. The FAFSA is the first step a student can take in preparing a financial plan to fund their higher education.

Pike said, “Our message is that current students and those planning to enroll should file their 2014-2015 FAFSA at by Jan. 15, 2014. Here is a flier about FAFSA.

Want to win a Valentine Date Night Package?

Do you have a great relationship? Do you know everything about one another? Would you like to win one of two Valentine Date Night Packages worth $75 & $50? Have you been dating at least 6 months or married less than 3 years? Then apply to compete for the title of Verified Valentines on Feb. 10. Applications are available in Books n Beans, Student Services, in the SAC from Student Activities, or online at Applications must be received by Jan. 17. The event is sponsored by the Offices of Counseling Services and Student Activities.

Save the date: Martin Luther King Jr. Service

Campbellsville University's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Service will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel. The speaker is Dr. Forrest E. Harris, president of American Baptist College. Everyone is invited to attend. Students in attendance will receive chapel credit.

Want to be a Valentine Pageant contestant?

The annual Campbellsville University Valentine Pageant will be on February 7 at 7PM. Any club or organization that wishes to have a candidate needs to email their candidate's name and class to the SGA email at The pageant candidate must:

Be able to attend an informational meeting on January 21 at 8 PM in AD 15

Have a minimum 2.5 GPA

Be a sophomore or above (can not be a freshman)

Not be married

Not have held a queen title at CU in the past

Be available for the interview portion of the pageant on Sunday Feb. 2 at 2 PM and a dance rehearsal to follow

Be available for evening rehearsals the week of the pageant.

Pageant categories include: interviews, a dance routine, talent, and an evening gown portion.

If you have any questions, you can contact Kaity Skaggs at or Jacqueline Nelson at


Consultant Position Available

*Ten Hours Available on Tuesday/ Thursday
*This is a part time position, not workstudy
*Potential consultants must have passed Composition I and II with an A or approved equivalent.
*Pick up an application and faculty recommendation form from the Writing Center Director, Faun Crenshaw, in BASC 201 Monday-Friday between 8:00am and 5:00pm.

Men's and women's wrestling in national duals

Campbellsville University men's and women's wrestling will compete at the NAIA and WCWA National Duals, Jan. 11-12. For live updates through the tournament, visit the below links.


NAIA Men's Live updates/bracket

Women's Live updates/bracket

Student Activities Upcoming Events

Monday, January 13th, 10:30a.m.-2:30p.m., Cell Phone Wrap in the Winters Dining Hall.
Students can stop by to have a custom cell phone wrap made for their phones.
Tuesday, January 14th, 4:30-7:00p.m., Tasty Tuesday in the Winters Dining Hall.
A special meal and a banana split bar will be provided for students.
Thursday, January 16th, 7:00p.m., Tournament Thursday in the SAC.
Students can sign-up in the SAC to play in a corn hole, rook, or pool tournament.