Give to Education and Support the Future!
Help us end the academic school year strong, as we continue to provide Christian education.
Congratulations to our 2020 Graduates!
We can’t wait to watch you march and celebrate in-person! Our hopes and prayers are with you!
Experience the WAU Difference.
Our vision is to produce graduates who bring competence and moral leadership to their communities.
Programs Designed for Adult Learners
Undergraduates and Graduates can take a step up with WAU’s accredited, accelerated and affordable adult evening programs!
Raising the Bar On Excellence.
Creating a space for students to expand their horizons and grow as successful professionals is at the center of our philosophy.
Innovating with new facilities and infrastructure.
We’re continuing to plan and innovate for the future through capital campaigns and updates to our campus. Schedule a tour today!
Competitive Athleticism with a Difference
We offer our student athletes an opportunity to compete on the national stage within the safety of a Christian environment.
Registration For Fall 2020
Find out what our plans are and find quick links to resources to enroll for Fall 2020!
Become A Student
WAU students are daring, intelligent, inquisitive, and noble. Interested in becoming a WAU student? This is where to start.
Explore Our Academic Programs
WAU challenges our students with thought-provoking and stimulating courses. Explore our catalog to find the courses that best suit your needs.
Take A Campus Tour
Whether you live on campus or off, WAU will become your home away from home. Take a look around and explore the campus for yourself.
Read our 2020 Guidelines for Reopening during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Explore Our Three Schools
Three schools, one mission: Student Success. Delve into the world of WAU with our schools of Arts & Social Sciences, Graduate and Professional Studies, and Health Professions, Science & Wellness.
School of Arts & Social Sciences
The School of Arts & Sciences puts students on the path to success in the modern world, focusing on writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.
School of Graduate & Professional Studies
Our graduate program provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to transition into graduate studies, enhancing their skills to make an impact on the workplace.
School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness
Taught by accomplished practitioners and distinguished scholars, The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching educated for future health sciences professionals.
Join Our Honors College
Our Honors College provides high-achieving students with extra opportunities to grow as leaders and explore deeper subject matters academically.
WAU By The Numbers
We are constantly raising the bar for higher education, making sure everyone has a chance to learn and experience excellence.
Licensure Pass Rate and Job Placement Rate for Radiologic Technology
Of undergraduate freshmen received grant financial aid
Top 2% in addressing the graduation rate gap between wealthy students and those in poverty.
Countries are represented in our diverse student body
Presenting our 2020 Gateway Magazine!
News & Announcements
All the latest news brought right to your screen. Find out what’s new with Washington Adventist University and stay on top of our latest announcements here.
July 23, 2020
TAKOMA PARK MD -- The Association of Independent Institutions, named Patrick E. Crarey, II 2020 A.I.I. Athletic Director of the Year this week. Crarey, in his tenth year leading W.A.U. Athletics & Men's Basketball has…