Will you be re-naming William Peace University?

There are no current plans to change the name of the University. We will revisit the interest expressed by some in exploring the university’s current name in 18-24 months after we have engaged and developed a comprehensive strategic DEI plan.

Who conducted this research?

During the 2020-2021 academic year, we formed a task force made up of select faculty and staff with research experience and familiarity with our history. The task force conducted initial research into the history of the University, including its founder, buildings and...