Careers at WPU

Join our team and see why William Peace University was voted one of the Triangle’s Best Places to Work in 2017! Follow your passion and make an impact at WPU.

WPU provides a culture that values diversity, fosters an energized team environment, builds on our strengths, promotes creativity and innovation, and encourages inclusiveness, respect, and open communication by leading with our actions.

We value our faculty and staff. We know they are important and vital to the growth of our University and culture. Senior leadership is personally dedicated to the professional growth and development of each employee. We want to help you build your career, while ensuring you have great work-life balance and flexibility.

We teach our students the skills needed for ethical citizenship, not just in the classroom, but by example. We believe in giving back to our community, and our employees take pride in working at William Peace University.

WPU was voted a 2017 Best Place to Work in the Triangle Region, according to the Triangle Business Journal

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Benefits At-a-Glance

Benefits of Working at WPU

Have you ever wanted to work at a place that truly cares about you, your family, your health, and your future? You've found it.

Our employees love what they do
14.5
total paid holidays + personal days
3%
403(b) employer match + no vesting schedule
37.5
hour workweek for full-time employees
Cheniqua Lassiter, Admissions Counselor
“Flexibility is exactly what I need. I am a working mother of three. I have twins and a middle-schooler. The fact that I am able to have a flexible work schedule goes hand-in-hand with my personal and professional life.”
Cheniqua Lassiter
Assistant Director of Adult Enrollment Services
Office of Admissions

A 2017 Best Place to Work

Triangle Business Journal's Best places to work

“Our dedicated employees have spoken, and said we are a great place to work and grow as a professional. It’s because of the great #PeopleofPeace, that we are able to cultivate a transformative and educational life experience for each other and our students.”

Brian C. Ralph, Ph.d., WPU President

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Josh Frank, WPU staff member.
“Peace is a small environment where everybody knows everybody, which is great not only for the students, but for faculty and staff as well. You really get to know people and work with everyone across campus.”
Josh Frank
Chief Information Officer
Office of Information Technology

Meet the #PeopleOfPeace

Meet Some of Our People

Caring faculty, bright students and attentive staff don't just comprise WPU, they embody it. Read about their unique experiences and you'll see why Peace is a great place to learn and grow.

Work in #OurRaleigh

Raleigh is critically acclaimed and nationally ranked as a best place to live, eat, work, and play. Don’t believe us? Take it from everyone else.

Move With WPU

We know it’s not easy to uproot. Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. 

As an employee of WPU, you may be eligible to take advantage of the many William Peace University SMARTMOVE® benefits.

Move the Smart Way