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Directions: William Peace University is located in downtown Raleigh at 15 East Peace Street, directly to the north of the N.C. state government's Archdale Building. A campus map can be found here.

William Peace University Details: William Peace University is located in the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina. William Peace University's mission is to prepare students for careers in the organizations of tomorrow. On average, more than 90 percent of the University's graduates are placed in jobs or graduate school within one year of graduation. In 2014, WPU reported a placement rate of 97 percent of graduates within a year of graduation. Additionally, WPU is ranked No. 1 in the nation when it comes to colleges with the highest rate of internships, according to U.S. News & World Report. For more information, please visit