Metropolitan Universities journal (MUJ) is the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities’ quarterly online journal. Founded in 1990, the journal disseminates scholarship on cutting-edge topics impacting urban and metropolitan colleges and universities. It is a peer-reviewed, open access publication—which means that it employs traditional methods of evaluating manuscripts while ensuring that those accepted for publication are freely available to anyone interested in the issues and themes covered. MUJ’s readership includes those working to address issues facing modern universities and the communities they serve. Authors with diverse institutional and professional perspectives present research on the best practices and applications of theory in each issue.


Current Issue

Vol. 31 No. 2 (2020): All In: The Urban Mission, Philadelphia Conference Issue

The latest issue of Metropolitan Universities journal, 31.2, features a dynamic range of work that detail innovative community engagement practices, entrepreneurship in urban environments, supports for underrepresented first-generation students and collaborative anchor partnerships. The topics discussed are as important and relevant as ever during this challenging moment in our history.

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Metropolitan Universities Journal   ISSN 2472-3451