Pursue Your Passions

Hickory Campus

Discover everything our historic and dynamic campus has to offer.

Between its quaint small town feeling and being a commutable drive from major cities, Hickory is truly the best of both worlds. You'll have access to everything from internships and community service to a wealth of outdoor recreation opportunities in the foothills of Western North Carolina.

Estefanny Villar-Matamoros

It is clearly evident that our professors love every part of their job and their love for what they do was demonstrated through their teaching ethic.

Estefanny Villar-Matamoros '20, Pre-Medical Science

Meet Our Faculty & Staff

Our expert and supportive faculty and staff members are here to help.

Director of Creative & Digital Media
625 7th Ave NE, LRU 7356
Hickory, NC 28601
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Assoc Librarian and Coordinator of Instructional Technology
625 7th Ave NE, LRU 7548
Hickory, NC 28601
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Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Education
625 7th Ave NE, LRU 7420
Hickory, NC 28601
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Students arrive in PE Monroe auditorium for the Student Life Awards

The revamped 2024 Student Life Awards gave students "A Night to Remember" with recognition and celebration of the joys of being a Bear.

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Demmi Ramos presents research at North Carolina Academy of Science

Demmi Ramos '25 started April with the distinction of being the first Goldwater Scholarship recipient in LR history -- and it only got more interesting from there.

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