Admissions & Aid: Charlotte

Charlotte's Academic Center at sunrise

Welcome to our Charlotte Campus!

Located in the heart of the Queen City’s revitalized uptown, our compact, dynamic Charlotte Campus provides a full university experience — with the extracurriculars to match. Whether you’re a serious team player or just want to stay in shape, our athletics programs cover the bases, thanks to a growing range of varsity teams, club sports and fitness classes.

Did You Know? Our Charlotte Campus, spread across 12 acres and eight buildings in uptown Charlotte, has 2,101 students from 15 countries and 48 states and territories

Our 40+ clubs and organizations span social and cultural interests, professional development and student-run publications — as well as leadership and community service programs.

You'll find a range of living options, too, including traditional halls, apartment-style suites and living-learning communities, as well as many expriential education options.

In 2015–16, 561 Charlotte Campus students gained industry experience related to their
major and 513 companies participated in the on-campus career conference

JWU is also committed to making a quality education as accessible and affordable as possible, increasing institutional aid every year for the past five years. As of 2016-17, more than 99 percent of Charlotte Campus students receive institutional scholarships and/or grants from the university, and we remain active members of the community, with our students having performed more than 21,000 hours of community service in 2015-16.