• Apply Online

    Applying is Easy

    We applaud you for all your hard work to get to this point, and we are pleased and honored that you’ve chosen to apply to WPU.

    Let’s get started on your application. When you are finished, remember to submit your official transcripts.

    WPU has simplified the college application process to be more holistic and inclusive of student strengths and accomplishments. Students have the choice to submit SAT/ACT scores, or showcase their individual strengths in other ways.

    Key Documents Needed for the Application Process:

    • High School Transcripts
    • Official Standardized Test Scores for SAT/ACT (if you do not select test optional)
    • Completed Application

    Optional Documents:

    • Letter/s of Recommendation
    • Additional Essay



    For Readmitted Students

    If you previously attended WPU and are reapplying for traditional undergraduate enrollment, we have simplified the application process. A readmitted student is a student who has not been enrolled for a year or more.

    readmission form

    If you have any questions regarding your application status or the readmission process, please email us in the Office of Admissions, or call 919-508-2214.

  • Check My Application Status
    Want An Update? 

    Follow this link to see the status of your application.

    Check My Status

  • Send Transcripts & Scores
    Send Your Scores

    Please send transcripts for all schools attended (high school and college) along with your official test scores from the SAT (WPU Code: 005533) or the ACT (WPU code: 3136).

    Please submit documents and/or transcripts to or mail to:

    William Peace University
    Attention: Office of Admissions
    15 E. Peace Street
    Raleigh, NC 27604

  • Frequent College Application FAQs

    Frequently Asked Application FAQs

    Q: Does WPU use the Common Application?

    A: We do not utilize the Common Application, however our simplified application takes far less time and is easy to complete.

    Q: How much is the Application fee?

    A: Our application fee is very reasonable at $35.00

    Q: Are fee waivers available?

    A: We evaluate fee waivers on a case by case basis and recommend you reaching out directly to your admissions counselor.

    Q: Do you offer early decision?

    A: Our admissions is based on a rolling admissions process that does not included deadlines. We accept and review applications year round and typically have a decision back within 2 weeks of submitting your application.

    Q: Where can I find application deadlines?

    A: As part of the rolling admissions process, we work with students up until the start of classes, which is January for Spring and August for Fall.

  • Pay My Deposit
    Reserve your space today! 

    Follow this link for more information about where to send your deposit.

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