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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Fall Discovery Days 

Explore campus & learn more about our experiential approach to higher education.

Discovery Days include a welcome session, lunch, a campus tour, and the chance to sit in on a class. You can also attend sessions with faculty, financial aid, applied learning and more. On a major-specific day, you’ll have a 2-hour deep dive experience with a featured program.

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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 #10 “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 recognizes Warren Wilson College as #6 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.