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.
At Washington Adventist University, we care about each student. Accordingly, our Admissions Committee carefully reads each application.
Admission of Freshmen Students
For regular admission, prospective students with no prior college experience must submit a full application packet.
WAU Bridge Program
Admission of Transfer Students
All prospective transfer students must submit a complete application packet as outlined below that includes a transcript from an institutionally accredited college or university.
Admission of ESL Students | English as Second Language
Students whose native language is other than English and have not yet completed four years in an educational institution in which English is the language of instruction need to submit examination results for the TOEFL or the IELTS.
Admission of International Students
International students must follow the steps listed below in order to get accepted at Washington Adventist University.
Submit all of the above items at the same time in one envelope.
Reach out with any questions at any time.
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