Central City University is a university located in Central City.


After moving to Central City, Dinah Lance became a Greek and medieval history professor at the university.[1]

Simon Stagg graduated from Central City University.[2]

Barry Allen graduated from Central City University[3] with a double major in physics and chemistry.[4]

Tracy Brand enrolled in Central City University's theoretical physics program, researching extra-dimensional energy. After failing her dissertation, Tracy decided to quit and burn all of her work. She was caught by Cisco Ramon, Barry Allen and H.R. Wells, before they were interrupted by Killer Frost, who attempted to kill Tracy.[5]

Mina Chaytan taught cultural anthropology at the university until she was fired. Clifford DeVoe taught history at the university and his wife Marlize DeVoe teaches physics.[6][7]

Known faculty

Current faculty

Former faculty

Known students

Former students



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The Flash

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Behind the scenes


  1. "Time of Death"
  2. "Fastest Man Alive"
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Nora"
  4. "The Reverse-Flash Returns"
  5. "I Know Who You Are"
  6. "When Harry Met Harry..."
  7. "Therefore I Am"