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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Discovery Days 

During Discovery Day, you can experience what life is like as a Warren Wilson College student. Learn more about our unique Experiential Learning model, Academic Programs, Financial Aid, Athletics, and our personal and holistic approach to advising. You’ll have a chance to talk with current students, too!

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WWC on the Road

Have you always wanted to know what it’s like to be a Warren Wilson student but haven’t had a chance to visit our beautiful campus? Our Admissions Counselors are traveling all across the country and are eager to meet you!

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

Washington Monthly recognizes Warren Wilson College #2 for 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.