Campbellsville University, University of Somerset to hold joint announcement this week

Campbellsville University released a notice on Friday that said the university, located in nearby Taylor County, and the University of Somerset in neighboring Pulaski County will have a “special announcement” on Tuesday.

A possible partnership between the two has been mentioned during several previous meetings of the Somerset City Council.

The University of Somerset was first announced in October 2020.

The private university is expected to be a four-year postsecondary college that will have undergraduate and graduate degrees in English, education, mathematics, political science, business and economics, biology, chemistry, and physics, as well as other programs.