Building Hours

The Cronkite School is accessible during the following days and times, with technical staff support available:

Fall and Spring Semesters:

  • Mondays through Thursdays, 7 a.m. to midnight
  • Fridays, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturdays and Sundays, noon to 9 p.m.
  • The final week of each semester: 24/7 *

Summer Sessions:

Cronkite in the News

The Cronkite School is frequently featured in the news for its work at the forefront of journalism education.

Below is a selection of recent press coverage that focuses on the school, its faculty and its students' work.

Cronkite Professor Explores the Role of Stadiums in Communities
March 1, 2018
Kenneth L. Shropshire, Adidas Distinguished Professor of Global Sport, discusses how new stadiums can work smartly to manage growth in underserved communities.

Scott Pelley

Submitted by jgiorda3 on December 6, 2016 - 1:10pm

"The Cronkite School is training the young people who will defend our nation and will preserve the hope for freedom in the world." — Scott Pelley, managing editor and anchor, "CBS Evening News"

Visiting International Journalism Scholars

Periodically, distinguished international journalism scholars visit the Cronkite School.

Shuling Zhang, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Business Journalism, University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China

Professor Jose Luis Dader, Ph.D., faculty of Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Deni Donevski, public relations and social media professional, Macedonia
Mei Jiao, PhD., Associate Professor of Public Relations, Shanghai International Studies University, Shanghai, China

Jobs at Cronkite

Director and Professor of Practice, Cronkite News Digital Desk

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, a national leader in digital media education, seeks to hire a Director and Professor of Practice to lead the Digital Desk at Cronkite News, the student-staffed, faculty-led news division of Arizona PBS that serves as a test bed for innovation across the news industry.

Cronkite Endowment Board of Trustees

The Cronkite Endowment Board of Trustees was created in 1983 to support the Cronkite School. The board is composed of top media leaders from across Phoenix, the nation’s fifth-largest city, and from around the Valley. Newspaper editors and publishers, television and radio station general managers, magazine editors and publishers, public relations executives and other industry leaders all serve on the board.