Gateway to Service….. Engaging Minds, Transforming Lives

Places to Stay

Courtyard Silver Spring Downtown
8506 Fenton St, Silver Spring, Maryland
(301) 589-4899 ‎ •
Category: Hotel

Comfort Inn
7990 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD
(301) 565-3444 ‎ •
Category: Hotels

Homewood Suites by Hilton
8728 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD
(301) 565-0005 ‎ •

Hilton Garden Inn
2200 Broadbirch Dr, Silver Spring, MD
(301) 622-3333 ‎ •

Hampton Inn College Park
9670 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD
(301) 345-2200 ‎ •


School of Arts & Social Sciences 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.

School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness

The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.

School of Graduate & Professional Studies (SGPS)

For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.