Greetings from Wilberforce University!
Welcome to the Wilberforce University website! We invite you to relax as you peruse our website to learn about the exciting programs and activities at the University. As the first private institution of higher learning for African-Americans in the US, the University continues the pioneering spirit of developing minds in the 21 st century.
While you explore the website, you may want to view the University’s mission and core values. Focused on preparing students to be global citizens by imparting knowledge, instilling discipline and inspiring lifelong learning, the University has centered its principles around six core values that under gird all its work: Students, Religion, Christian Principles, Quality Education, Social and Community Responsibility, and History and Tradition. These are discussed in detail on the website.
Visit our Academic area to learn about majors in business, communications, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, computer science/information and engineering. The University’s Adult and Continuing Education Program, CLIMB (Credentials for Leadership in Management and Business), along with our award-winning Cooperative Education Program are also points of interest. The University catalog is listed that gives details about courses and overall University information.
Do you want to learn about the Faculty? The website provides a listing of faculty members along with the Faculty Journals that showcase their innovative work and their provocative thoughts.
Are you interested in Admissions Information? There is a wealth of information for prospective, current, transfer and international students, along with financial aid insights. Admissions criteria, applications and more can be obtained under the Admissions link on the website.
Find your interest area! Our website contains a plethora of information about the University. Please relax and enjoy your online visit to Wilberforce University. We also welcome your visit to the campus to experience the environment where self education of African-Americans originated.
In All Things…… Excellence!
Patricia Lofton Hardaway, M.P.W., J.D.