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Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll SealThe Support YOU Need

The W is one of only 112 universities in the nation recognized for exceptional support of transfer students by Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for associate degree-granting colleges.

The PTK Transfer Honor Roll is awarded based on excellence in scholarship and financial aid, admissions outreach, student support services and student engagement opportunities.

What does that mean for you? It means you'll find admissions counselors that will work with you to make your transition from a community college to The W a seamless and simple process. It means you'll find scholarships and financial aid options designed with you in mind. And It means you find a welcome and inviting campus community with other transfer students, just like you.



BannersTake Your Next Step Here

Your next step is here! With over 50 different majors, The W offers many great educational opportunities at an affordable cost. Consistently ranked as one of the top public regional universities in the South by the U.S. News & World Reports, The W’s personalized learning environment will allow you to continue to develop both your leadership and professional skills.

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.



Transfer Requirements

Students may be accepted for transfer from other regionally accredited colleges and universities if a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA has been maintained on all course work attempted.



In the Classroom


The W cares about all of our students and their potential. That's why we've created financial awards that recognize all levels of academic achievement and provide support for your studies. We'll be happy to talk to you about what The W can do to encourage your success!



In the Residence Hall

Living on Campus

Live in a residence hall and you’ll be close to everything! It’s a great way to make friends, and research shows students who live on campus are more successful in their studies. You’ll be part of a community that offers friendships, support, and security.



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Transfer Credits

You've worked hard to get where you are. Find out what credits you already have will transfer to The W.



Honors Students

Honors Program

The Ina E. Gordy Honors College offers a residential program that allows students to live, as well as learn, together.

Honors provides intensive faculty-student interaction that challenges students and offers exceptional opportunities such as honor societies for specific academic programs.



Owls Athletics

Go Owls!

The W is happy to announce a return to intercollegiate athletic competition for men and women beginning in Fall 2017. If you are interested in being recruited for one of the Owls Athletics teams, please check out the Athletics Department website for important information.