The W is a university that invites you to be part of a community. Being part of our community, you will have the opportunity to experience an award-winning education, to become leader, and develop your professional skills. Through our small-class room size and highly personalized learning environment, we prepare you to realize your dreams.We dare you to imagine yourself on our campus. With over 50 different majors, The W offers many great educational opportunities at an affordable cost. Start your journey to The Long Blue Line today. Schedule your campus visit today and meet with an admissions counselor who will personally show you our beautiful campus.
Admission of entering freshmen is based on the completion of the College Preparatory Curriculum with either a specific minimum grade-point average or both a specific GPA and minimum standard test score.
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The W cares about all of our students and their potential. That's why we've created financial awards that recognize all levels of academic achievement and provide support for your studies.
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You've worked hard to get where you are. Find out which AP and IB courses will give you credit at The W.
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The Ina E. Gordy Honors College provides exceptional students with additional academic, leadership, and research opportunities.
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Since 1929, MUW has been accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees. Find Out More
Every 10 years, The W must apply for reaffirmation of accreditation. That reaffirmation process is going on now and will end in 2014. Learn More
The Quality Enhancement Plan is a SACSCOC core requirement that aims to transform student learning on campus. Learn More
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