Houghton Celebrates 1 Year as University

July 11, 2023

Houghton University is turning 1!

On July 11, 2022, the NYS Board of Regents approved the change from “college” to “university.” After 140 years of excellence for the glory of God, this past year has been a milestone for many reasons.

Houghton biology students and professor using Biopac instruments in lab.

Launched new majors in Behavioral Neuroscience, Biomedical Sciences, Neuroscience, Worship Arts, Inclusive Adolescence Education.

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Houghton women's field hockey team playing during game.

Men’s tennis, women’s basketball, field hockey and disc golf made post-season tournament appearances as Highlander student athletes from across Houghton’s NCAA DIII teams were again recognized for excellence on the field and in the classroom.

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