At Shepherd University, you’ll find all of the opportunities you’d expect and more from a premier liberal arts university nationally recognized for excellence and value! As a proud member of the prestigious Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC), we strongly believe in educating the whole student. With more than 79 undergraduate programs, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect match for your academic strengths and career interests. We offer small classes, with dedicated professors that will give you the personal attention you need to thrive in your college experience. Those same professors will expose you to study abroad, internship, and research opportunities in the region and across the world. You’ll find yourself supported and challenged in a close-knit community that encourages you to engage in leadership and service in order to heighten your academic achievements. You’ll also find pride and excitement in a tradition of championship athletics and passionate school spirit.