WCU is expected to have its largest-ever total head count for the eighth time in nine years, with gains in transfer, distance and continuing students.
In keeping with this year's campus theme, the design features a replica of the Alumni Tower made from a corn-based plastic.
A morning breeze, a good book, sunshine coming through the trees, and the fountain splashing in the distance…If you’re looking for a moment of relaxation on campus or need somewhere to catch-up on your studies, tie up a hammock, sit back, and take it all in. Beauty and tranquility surround you.
Lori A. Lewis stepped down as the university's vice chancellor for advancement, effective Monday, Aug. 12.
Awards from a variety of public and private funders were received in July 2019.
The Cullowhee Valley is once again filling with the sounds of the Baddest Band in the Land. As the award-winning Pride of the Mountains marching band prepares for their return to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, you can bet you’ll hear the tick of a metronome and beating drums anywhere you turn.
When you see campus, there is only one way to describe what you feel. You don’t know how you know, but you know. It could be the sense of place you feel or the wonder of nature that surrounds you or the connections you’ve forged with forever friends and mentors, but only one thought crosses your mind. This…is home.
The university is ranked 62nd among public higher education institutions across the nation in terms of value for in-state students.
Just as sure as the sun rises, it sets. While you’re at WCU, make the most of the time you have. Soak in the wonder and make the most of your experience. When you look back on your time here you don’t want to think of what you wish you had done, but reminisce about the memories you made while you were here and all the many things you accomplished.