A WAU education is faith based and student focused. The University offers more than 32 majors and academic programs leading to associate, bachelor and graduate degrees. You will experience small, lively classes taught by faculty who are committed to your success. Special options include the honors program, pre-professional programs, bridge program, capital summer session, study abroad, internships for credit and a special first year experience program to assist incoming freshmen in the transition to college life.
Washington Adventist University admits students of any race, gender, age, disability, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, age, disability, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
WAU is a Christ-centered institution of higher education that supports a culture of excellence where all feel valued.
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The best way to get a feel for life at Washington Adventist University is to come for a visit. Meet with faculty members, get to know ...
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Washington Adventist University cordially invites you and your family to take advantage of one of our tri-annual Open House events.
Information will be posted prior to each event.
Open House is your opportunity to:
Ready to join the Learning Community at WAU? You can apply online or download a PDF to complete and return by mail. Submitting your application is the first step you need to take to seize the opportunities offered by a world-class education at Washing Adventist University.
Start here if you plan to start WAU as a Freshman, or if you are transferring from another college or university as an undergraduate student and plan to attend daytime classes that are a part of the School of Arts and Social Sciences or the School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness.
The undergraduate evening degree program in the School of Graduate & Profeesional Studies (SGPS) offers accelerated degree completion with classes one night a week. If you are a working professional or an undergraduate student 20 years of age or older seeking to complete an undergraduate degree apply, this is the program for you.
The SGPS Graduate Studies program provides accelerated graduate programs to working professionals who have earned an undergraduate degree. You can complete a graduate degree in 12 to 24 months. Apply now to earn one of our challenging and rewarding graduate degrees
The best way to get a feel for life at Washington Adventist University is to come for a visit. Meet with faculty members, get to know your coaches, talk and eat with students, and attend convocation. Sit in on a class. Meet some new friends. Ask questions. Do the things that students at WAU do every day, and learn what drew them here.
Want to find out more? We'll send you our View Book, information about specific academic programs, and our exciting extracurricular opportunities in athletics, music, student leadership, mock trial, honors, or any other activity you're interested in. We're here to help you make one of the most important decisions of your life.
Whatever your financial state, paying for college involves financial planning and strategies. Most students in the nation's colleges and universities help to finance their education through some type of financial aid. WAU's office of Student Financial Services is ready and willing to assist you with your financial plan to attend WAU.