William Peace University

Happening at Peace

See how WPU Biology and Chemistry students are fighting against local pollution

Join us on Saturday, April 21, 2018 for food trucks, a tour of campus and downtown Raleigh, and much more!
WPU Student Attends Open House
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WPU At-a-Glance

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  • Career & Life Success

    The numbers don't lie. WPU offers one of the most unique learning opportunities in the country, combining academics with career experiences

    WPU students are prepared to take on the world
    of grads employed or in graduate school within a year of graduation
    in rate of internships nationwide
    of students land jobs directly through internships
  • Hands-On Academics

    Expert faculty who teach a liberal arts core curriculum with modern, career-driven focused results gives you an academic experience second to none

    Our experienced faculty are hands-on
    majors, minors, and concentrations
    of full-time faculty hold a doctoral degree
    Top 10%
    Nationally in Effective Teaching (NSSE)
  • Our Students

    Our learning community is remarkable in its diversity, but our students share a common desire to think bigger, not only for themselves but for our world, too. Does that sound like you?

    WPU student performs on campus.
    Hours of Community Service
    of students awarded a scholarship or financial aid
    of students live in campus housing
  • #OurRaleigh

    Live the metropolitan life in downtown Raleigh, NC. Our unique location allows for endless career opportunities coupled with an exciting & vibrant student experience . You won't get bored here

    Live the metropolitan life at WPU
    "Best Places to Live in the U.S."
    America's Best Cities for Young Professionals
    On Forbes list of "America's Next Boom Towns" 2016

Academic programs that are hands-on, skill-developing, and experiential.

Small class sizes, professors who mentor (and truly care!) and an innovative academic approach that’s driven by results.

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Where do I fit? Each major has a multitude of career possibilities for you. Think about what interests you, what you are good at and where you can see yourself in the future. Are you...

Would you rather not be boxed in? Explore all of our majors and minors.

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Amanda Bock, WPU Professor.

“I’m excited about the opportunities this organization offers WPU teacher-education students for professional development and networking.”

Dr. Amanda Bock Elected Vice President of NC Council for Exceptional Children
Assistant Professor of Special Education