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WAU Receives $1.2 Million Donation

Washington Adventist University (WAU) recently received an initial donation of $1.2 million from the estate of alumnus George J. Korschen Jr to establish the George J. Korschen Jr Memorial Scholarship Fund.  The funds are to be held and administered by the university for the benefit of students at WAU pursuing their Bachelor of Arts or …

Washington Adventist University Launches Professional Workforce Development Initiative To Meet Growing Workforce Demands In Washington D.C. Metro Area

Washington Adventist University launched their new Professional Workforce Development initiative that delivers critical workforce programs to meet the needs of companies and individuals looking to fill the skills gaps for in-demand career fields including healthcare, information technology and professional development. The online certificate programs prepare students for industry certifications and aims to advance employee skills and …

WAU Global Thinkers Excel in Academics

      The bi-annual Academic Excellence Awards for Washington Adventist University international students was held on Tuesday, November 8, at the Fireside Room in Wilkinson Hall.  48 students (23 undergraduate programs and 25 graduate programs) were awarded certificates for exceptional Grade Point Average (GPA), which is 3.0 and above for spring semester 2022.    …

WAU Represented at the Margaret McNamara Education Grants Annual Arts and Crafts Fair

Recently the School of Graduate and Professional Studies and the Faculty of Music Therapy was asked to perform at the Margaret McNamara Education Grants (MMEG) Annual Arts and Crafts Fair at The World Bank Group. This participation was a plan of action by SGPS to support MMEG in their annual fundraising and to expand WAU’s …

WAU and Capitol Technology University to Launch Joint Programs Spring 2023

We are pleased to announce that beginning January 8, 2023 – Washington Adventist University (WAU) and Capitol Technology University (Capitol Tech) are taking the next step in their historic partnership which will Facilitate student admission into the PhD (Res) Cyberpsychology, PhD (Res) Healthcare Cybersecurity, and PhD Business Analytics and Data Science. Facilitate student admission to …

WAU Shock Defended The House!

WAU Shock defended the house against the Oakwood University Ambassadors recently with a 80 – 72 final score.  Senior Ethan Murphy scored a game-high 20 points in the Shock’s season-opener to lift WAU over Oakwood University (0-1) in Saturday’s inaugural Homecoming at The Pitt. On a night full of passion, perseverance, and school spirit, WAU displayed …

Scriven Appointed to Position by French Ministry of Education

Jonathan Scriven, the Associate Director of the WAU Honors College, has been appointed as an Inspecteur Général Délégué for History/Geography by the French Ministry of Education (Ministère de l’Éducation nationale, de la Jeunesse et des Sports). In this part-time role, Dr. Scriven will be responsible for working as a liaison between the French Ministry of …

Renowned Opera Singer Latonia Moore for WAU Anna H. Wang Presidential Concert Series

The Anna H. Wang Presidential Concert Series starts with a performance you don’t want to miss by American soprano and globally acclaimed opera singer Latonia Moore on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. at the Takoma Park Seventh-day Adventist Church. Praised as “richly talented” by the New York Times, the 2020 – 2021 season …

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