Millersville University of Pennsylvania

P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551-0302
717-871-4636
www.millersville.edu

2017-18 ENROLLMENT

Undergraduate: 6,778
Graduate: 970
Total Headcount: 7,748

UNIVERSITY CON​TACTS
FEATURE STORY
Millersville University has a national champion

Junior Sunflower Greene became the first Millersville track and field athlete to win an individual national championship, taking first place in the shot put at the NCAA Division II Indoor Championships with a PSAC record throw of 53-4-1/4. Greene is now a two-time indoor All-American. With a national championship and two first-place finishes at the PSAC Indoor Championships, she was voted PSAC Indoor Field Athlete of the Year. Greene was also the first female athlete to win both the weight throw and shot put at the PSAC Indoor Championships.

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 Points of Pride

​Millersville University was founded in 1855 as the first Normal School in Pennsylvania.

Consistently ranked within the Top 30 Public Schools in the North by U.S. News & World Report

​Millersville is the only State System university with a botany program. The rigorous curriculum prioritizes both a depth of knowledge in botany and a solid, broad background in biology.

Millersville’s Meteorology program is a member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) and an academic affiliate of the University Corporation of Atmospheric Research (UCAR). Students have 24/7 access to the Meteorological Network (METNET) and Weather Station, and many participate in the Campus Weather Service, which issues forecasts to the community every week.

​Millersville University’s downtown performing arts center, The Ware Center, is a pillar of the downtown Lancaster arts scene. The Ware Center hosted nearly 3,200 performances over the past 5 years and accommodates classes for approximately 1000 students each semester.

 Notable Alumni

Dana Chryst ’81 - President, CEO and Owner, The Jay Group

Jordan A. Harris ’06 - Democrat serving Philadelphia County since 2013; member of the Millersville Council of Trustees. 

Roy B. Clair Jr. ’67 - Co-founder and owner of Clair Brothers Audio Enterprises, Inc., the world leader in the live-sound industry.  Clair Brothers has offices in Lititz, PA; Nashville, TN; Basel, Switzerland; London, England; and Tokyo, Japan, with affiliates in Singapore and Australia.

​Hugh Herr ’90 - Inventor, nationally acclaimed low-stress spring running shoe; has been featured on various CBS & PBS programs and many magazine features (US News & World Report, Boys’ Life, National Enquirer, etc.) for his development of special rock climbing gear for those with artificial prosthesis’. He holds a patent for a prosthetic socket that he developed for walking. Assistant professor at Harvard University.

​Robert S. Walker ’64 - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wexler & Walker Public Policy Associates, former Congressman, 12th District, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; Co-Chair of Millersville University’s 150th Anniversary Committee.

President

Dr. Daniel A. Wubah

Dr. Daniel A. Wubah



Dr. Daniel A. Wubah became the 15th President of Millersville University on July 1, 2018. He came to Millersville from Washington and Lee University where he served as Senior Advisor to the President working closely with the President in all aspects of the university. Prior to his appointment as Senior Advisor, Dr. Wubah served as the university Provost. Learn more.