Applying for Study

We search for individuals who demonstrate strong academic ability and curiosity, personal integrity, and alignment with our mission. In addition to your academic transcripts, we consider leadership, community engagement and other out-of-the-classroom experiences. We are proudly test-optional.

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Virtual Discovery Day! 

Our most recent Discovery Day has passed, but you can still watch all the video content and recorded sessions.

Experience virtually what life is like as a student here. You’ll learn more about our on-campus Work Program, Community Engagement, academic programs, financial aid, and Warren Wilson’s personal and holistic approach to advising through our Center for Integrated Advising and Careers.

We're a "Best Buy"

The Fiske Guide to Colleges has named Warren Wilson one of the nation’s 20 “Best Buys” among private colleges and universities every year since 2005

Giving Back

Princeton Review recognizes Warren Wilson College #6 “Most Engaged in Community Service,” honoring the 55,000+ service hours our students give back each year.

Career Ready

We’re committed to getting you ready for your next step. It’s why Princeton Review recently recognized Warren Wilson as one of the colleges with Best Career Services.

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Plan a Visit

Have we piqued your curiosity? Come see us. Sign up to take a student-led tour and see what life on our campus is really like.