Discover your
tomorrow, today.

Find an immersive and hands-on education in all of our academic programs from Biology to Criminal Justice to Simulation and Game Design.

More than a campus. A home to experiential learning.

Our campus in the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina is home to a vibrant community of students and faculty, all working together in an environment that’s hands-on, adaptive, and nimble – with career preparation built in from start to finish. Our immersive curriculum and innovative teaching methods ensure our students graduate career-ready and prepared to thrive in the organizations of today and tomorrow.

Your dream internship = your first job.

Internships provide more than a competitive edge – they forge connections, build confidence, and ensure career preparation. That’s why you’ll secure one during your time at WPU. Find an internship that enhances your professional skills and bolsters your resume, and join the 67% of WPU students who land jobs directly through their internships.

Internship Opportunities

At WPU, work in your dream career, today.

Career planning shouldn’t be an after thought or left until late in your college experience. At WPU, it starts your first day on campus. The Career Design Center can help you plan for tomorrow, build a stellar resume, and take the first steps to landing your dream job, today.

Career Planning

A vibrant community of voices.

Our diverse student body reflects our commitment to educational access and equity. At WPU, you’ll be exposed to a diverse range of perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences that make up our rich and vibrant WPU community.

diversity & inclusion

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Attention High School Students: Register for Summer Day Camp and Earn College Credit!

Need something fun to do during your summer break that also happens to boost that college resume? Join us for one of three exciting summer camps from July 12-15, 2021 led by brilliant WPU faculty. Each camp has a maximum of 15 participants to ensure faculty mentoring and student engagement.

Learn More About Summer Camps for High Schoolers

Admissions At-a-Glance

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different states represented in our student population
million awarded in institutional, federal, and state aid in 2017-18
Nearly 100%
of students awarded a scholarship or financial aid

Accelerated programs for working adults.

Earn your degree today, on your terms. We offer 11 Bachelor’s programs that are online, hybrid, and flexible enough to fit into your schedule.

School of Professional Studies Programs

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K-6 or Dual Licensure Virtual Information Session

Are you interested in pursuing a K-6 Elementary Licensure or K-6 &K-12 Special Education (Dual Licensure)? Join an EDU Faculty member and the Admissions team for an overview of these […]

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Adapted Teaching Curriculum Virtual Information Session

Join us for a virtual Adapted Curriculum Information Session -learn about the *program, meet EDU faculty, and hear from our Director of SPS Admission on admissions requirements for the program. […]

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