The W Admissions

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Be Bold.
Tower with Blue.

We are a university of innovators, creators, and doers. Our graduates become leaders in their field. We believe a university education is for everyone and our student body is the most diverse in the state. The cost of an education shouldn't be a barrier. The W is the only university in the South recognized as a best value, with the lowest student debt, and one of the lowest tuition rates in the region. We encourage you to be bold, follow your dreams, and strengthen your community.

That's what we mean when we say: Be Bold. Tower with Blue.

What Type of Student Are You?

I am a high school senior or have never attended a college or university before. Students with Dual Enrollment credit should still choose this option.
I am an undergraduate student or have completed a 2+2 Program at a Mississippi community college and would like to complete my bachelor's degree at The W.
I have completed a 2+2 Program at a Mississippi community college or have completed the core academic requirements and want to complete my bachelor's degree online.
I am a high school student who wishes to take classes through The W for high school and college credit.
I am a non-U.S. citizen seeking admission to an undergraduate program at The W.
I currently have a bachelor degree and want to enroll in a master or doctorate program.
Top School
US News & World Report ranks The W #10 in the South among Top Public Schools.
Top Choice for Transfers
The W is a Leading Transfer University according to the Chronicle for Higher Education.
Lowest Debt
Students from The W graduate with less debt than any other regional university in the South.
Coming Up
More students from The W graduate into higher paying jobs and better quality of life than their parents.

Freshman Admissions

The W is a university that invites you to be part of a community. Being part of our community, you will have the opportunity to experience an award-winning education, to become a leader, and develop your professional skills. Through our small-class room size and highly personalized learning environment, we prepare you to realize your dreams.

Transfer Admissions

Your next step is here! With over 70 majors and concentrations, The W offers many great educational opportunities at an affordable cost. We know that transferring to a university can bring many questions. By connecting with our admission office, you will be able to answer your questions quickly. Schedule your campus visit today and meet with an admissions counselor who will guide you to becoming a member of the Long Blue Line.

The W Viewbook

Find out more

Check out the 2023-24 Admissions Viewbook to discover how you can Tower with Blue.

Online Admissions

Life can be hectic and you can't find time to make it to our campus for class. We understand that. The W offers 19 majors and concentrations to help you take your career to the next level.