On March 9, High Point University President Dr. Nido Qubein made a historic announcement. He shared with a standing-room-only crowd that the university has received $100 million from three separate families that will help fuel a $400 million expansion.
The $100 million gifts will specifically support:
-A new School of Law, including a new facility. A dean has been hired and will be announced in May.
-A new 150,000-square-foot library
-A new facility for HPU’s School of Dental Medicine and Oral Health
The $400 million expansion will also include several more multimillion-dollar projects highlighted in the media coverage below.
University Business | HPU announces massive $400 million academic expansion
Business North Carolina | 3 Families Pledge $100 Million to High Point University
Triad Business Journal | Qubein: HPU Commits to Ensuring the Value of Higher Education with Large Academic Expansion
Invision Magazine | It's Official: High Point University in NC Plans Optometry School
Greensboro News and Record Photos: HPU announces law school, other programs
Becker's Dental + DSO Reviews: High Point University's New Dental School to Share in $100 Million Donation
HPU Continues Amazing Growth With Announcement Of Four New Schools