How You Can Take Action

Talk about WCU

Extraordinary work happens every day on WCU’s campus. You can show your support by simply sharing WCU’s incredible story with your network of friends and colleagues. Help us promote WCU to prospective students and parents, spread the word to employers and corporate partners, share our story with volunteer organizations and boards where you serve.

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Become An Advocate

Are you interested in helping WCU tell its important story to state leadership? Let us know by sharing your contact information, and we’ll be in touch with more resources and opportunities.

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Give to WCU

To financially support Western Carolina University is to support Western Carolina’s tradition of excellence, helping the university fulfill its mission: offering opportunities for those who aspire to make a difference in their world.

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Share your WCU Story

We would like to hear how WCU has positively shaped your life. Your personal story can be a powerful tool as we work to tell the institutional story to leaders and influencers. We know that higher education creates a lifetime of impact. Tell us how it has impacted you.

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Get to Know Your Elected Officials

Arrange personal visits and send handwritten letters to build a relationship with your state elected officials. These are high-impact ways to connect and show your support for WCU

Find Your Elected Official

Connect with Alumni

WCU is proud to have an incredible support network of alumni across the state. We encourage alumni and supporters to get involved with their local alumni chapters, where you will hear news from and about the university and where you will find many more opportunities to partner with others to advocate for WCU.

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