Freaky Friday: University of the Cumberlands

Before it became the University of the Cumberlands, Cumberland College was a small school in Kentucky. CC was the type of school where everyone knows each other, according to a Facebook post by alumnae Carson H.

Many Cumberland College alumni have taken to a Facebook group created by Mykie H. to reminisce about their college days, reconnect with old friends and share stories of their alma mater. A particularly spooky story of a mysterious girl who repeatedly showed up in the Johnson Hall dorm yet was unknown to any of its residents. The rumor is recounted here in Carson H’s own words:

“The freshman girls dorm has had several incidences on the third floor where they see a girl who does not live there. Sometimes the girl is crying and sometimes she just stares. Other times she is there and disappears. Doors close and open, TV’s and stereos come on and off, radios and computers turn on. Padlocked doors are opened and then when you walk back by (minutes later) it will be locked. Some days it is locked and you can see lights from underneath the door leading up to the attic.”

Not everyone seems to agree about the truth behind the stories, but it seems many of the members had heard it. Like the college itself, Johnson Hall has since been renamed and is known to current students as Gillespie, according to a Facebook post. Did the rumors end with the name change? Are there scarier ghost stories on campus? Share your hair-raising stories with us in the comments below!

More Freaky Friday

Freaky Friday: Saint Martin’s University
Freaky Friday: New Mexico State University
Freaky Friday: The College of New Jersey
Freaky Friday: Ball State University
Freaky Friday: University of Tampa
Freaky Friday: Emporia State University
Freaky Friday: University of South Carolina
Freaky Friday: College of the Canyons
Freaky Friday: West Virginia University
Freaky Friday: Park University
Freaky Friday: Texas Tech

Freaky Friday: William & Mary
Freaky Friday: Columbia University
Freaky Friday: University of Rochester
Freaky Friday: East Tennessee State
Freaky Friday: Washington State University
Freaky Friday: USF Tampa
Freaky Friday: Pacific University
Freaky Friday: Franklin & Marshall
Freaky Friday: University of the South
Freaky Friday: Point Park

2

Leave a Reply

Popular Articles
6 Ways to Start the Term Productively

6 Ways to Start the Term Productively
08.10.17

Nothing beats that feeling of motivation you get when the term just begins. It's a brand new start, you've got new goals, and you have an Read More…
5 Reasons to Get Involved On Campus

5 Reasons to Get Involved On Campus
08.08.17

You always hear everyone say that college brings about some of the best years of your life. What do we think? Well, college is really what Read More…
The 5 Types of Places You Should Scope Out on Campus

The 5 Types of Places You Should Scope Out on Campus
08.23.17

New on campus? You may not know the area like the back of your hand just yet, but soon you'll get a feel for all of Read More…
5 Things to Do Before The First Day of Classes

5 Things to Do Before The First Day of Classes
08.16.17

Whether you're an incoming freshman, or you've already ran a few laps in your college career, you probably know exactly what those first-day-of-class nerves feel like. Read More…
Twitter
The College Juice © 2017