Saint Ambrose University

How SAU Plans to Re-open

Jun 15, 2020
Saint Ambrose University

Like many others, Saint Ambrose University will open its fall semester earlier than normal because of the pandemic and take a long holiday break. On Friday it announced classes will begin on August 17th, one week earlier than usual, and continue until Thanksgiving, then not resume until mid-January.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, Saint Ambrose University in Davenport will not hold its usual spring commencement ceremony on May 9th. Instead, some sort of virtual event is being considered, with a possible campus celebration at a later date. 

Classes at Saint Ambrose University in Davenport will continue via what's called "distance delivery" through the end of the spring semester. The university made the announcement Thursday due to the continuing spread of COVID-19.

Classes on campus have been canceled at Saint Ambrose University in Davenport due to worries about COVID-19. Thursday the university announced it's switching to online classes only, through at least the end of the month (3/29).

Suddenly, the Quad Cities is the place to be for Democratic presidential candidates. Four of them will stop here this week, starting with former Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday afternoon.

Assumption High School

Assumption High School and Saint Ambrose University in Davenport will take the next step in their joint effort to build new sports facilities. On Sunday afternoon, they'll hold a ground-breaking ceremony for phase 2 of the Saint Vincent's Athletic Complex.

Saint Ambrose University

A man who grew up during "The Troubles" in Northern Ireland, has spent more than 30 years working to end them. Brian McKee, a native of Belfast, will speak Tuesday night at Saint Ambrose University. 

St. Ambrose University

A major remodeling project has started at St. Ambrose University in Davenport. McMullen Hall is being renovated and expanded, and will become the new home of the College of Business.


A special district in Davenport is trying to make itself more visible. Tuesday the Hilltop Campus Village celebrated the posting of a new "welcome" sign at 5th and Brady streets.

Person-Centered Care

May 30, 2018
Saint Ambrose University

Making patients the center of their medical treatment will be the focus of a conference this week at Saint Ambrose University. It'll be hosted by SAU's Institute for Person-Centered Care.