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Students & Faculty

Featuring a mixture of neighborhoods of interest, open spaces and common recreation facilities, the Millennial Initiative creates a real-world atmosphere on campus.

Students will benefit from a blend of collegiate experience and business/career exposure. The high-tech business and industry that the initiative will attract to the region will prepare students to succeed in a knowledge-based economy and will provide WCU graduates with employment opportunities.

Faculty members will have the opportunity to apply their expertise in the government and private sectors, in accord both with WCU’s Quality Enhancement Plan and the University of North Carolina Tomorrow initiative to help solve critical statewide problems.

Student Opportunities

  • Internships and co-ops
  • Clinicals
  • Hands on experience
  • Post-graduate employment opportunities

Faculty Opportunities

  • Business start-ups
  • Housing
  • Consultant roles 
  • Joint research with outside entities

Questions about how the Millennial Initiative can help your career climb?

Contact us.


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