The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education is a newspaper and website that presents news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty and student affairs professionals (staff members and administrators). A subscription is required to read some articles.[5]

The Chronicle of Higher Education
September 18, 2009 front page of The Chronicle
TypeWeekly newspaper, website
FormatBroadsheet
Owner(s)Board Chair Pamela Gwaltney[1]
Founder(s)Corbin Gwaltney[1]
PublisherThe Chronicle of Higher Education Inc.
EditorMichael G. Riley, President and Editor in Chief[2]
Staff writers175 employees, including 70 full-time writers and editors.[3]
Founded1966
LanguageEnglish
Headquarters1255 Twenty-Third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037
Circulation44,000 (February 2019)[4]
ISSN0009-5982
OCLC number1554535
Websitewww.chronicle.com

The Chronicle, based in Washington, D.C., is a major news service in United States academic affairs. It is published every weekday online and appears weekly in print except for every other week in May, June, July, and August and the last three weeks in December. In print, The Chronicle is published in two sections: section A with news, section B with job listings, and The Chronicle Review, a magazine of arts and ideas. It also publishes The Chronicle of Philanthropy, a newspaper for the nonprofit world; The Chronicle Guide to Grants, an electronic database of corporate and foundation grants; and the web portal Arts & Letters Daily.