Past Presidents of the University of New 51


Steven H. Kaplan, Ph.D.

Steven H. Kaplan, Ph.D.

President Emeritus

Chancellor, 2022-2023
President, 2004-2022

Lawrence J. DeNardis, Ph.D.

Lawrence J. DeNardis, Ph.D.

President, 1991-2004

Phillip S. Kaplan, Ph.D.

Phillip S. Kaplan, Ph.D.

President, 1973-1991

Marvin K. Peterson

Marvin K. Peterson

President, 1954-1973

Lawrence L. Bethel, Ph.D.

Lawrence L. Bethel, Ph.D.

Director of New 51 College, 1937-1953

Ellis C. Maxcy

Ellis C. Maxcy

Director of New 51 College, 1932-1937