Congratulations, Accepted Wildcats!

Now that you’re admitted, there’s a lot to explore. Check out our accepted students page for links to special events, admitted student social media groups, info on campus life, and so much more.

Accepted Students


At Johnson & Wales University, students are invested in their educations and intentional about their experiences, ensuring that their learning is authentic and purposeful. JWU values intellectual curiosity and encourages a passion for hands-on learning while immersing students in dynamic labs and career-focused classrooms. The university’s commitment to providing students with a practical, relevant education shapes agile graduates who are real-world tested and ready to enter a highly dynamic workforce. 

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Visit JWU

There’s so much to do (and see) at JWU! Whether you are exploring the Providence or Charlotte campus, you will get an up-close look at what makes JWU great. Explore where you’ll live, learn, and enjoy all campus has to offer. We can’t wait to show you JWU!

Visit Providence

Downtown Providence view from JWU’s campus.

Immerse yourself in Providence's thriving arts, music and restaurant scene that is bolstered by JWU alumni.

Visit Providence

Visit Charlotte

JWU Charlotte Courtyard

Enjoy southern hospitality in the finance capital of the South, home of a hot restaurant scene fueled by JWU alumni.

Visit Charlotte


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JWU's College of Professional Studies offers the same high-quality programs that have defined our more than 100-year history.

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Not sure what campus is right for you?

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95.4% JWU’s Career Outcome Rate*

1450+ Students who completed an internship

78% Received a job offer after paid internship

*For an explanation of the career outcomes rate and other information, visit JWU Student Consumer Information.

Experiential Education Prepares Leaders

JWU was among the first to build a curriculum around hands-on learning. It’s the foundation of the JWU experience.

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Build Intercultural Competence

The JWU global experience means you are sure to find something that makes you dig a little deeper, think more broadly and venture outside of your comfort zone.

In a Class of Their Own

At JWU, we have some of the most passionate, dedicated leaders in academia with years of experience. They are committed to working with students and inspiring personal growth and professional success, all through innovative programs that directly reflect 21st-century needs.


The network and know-how needed to succeed.

Curious what professional pathways are possible with a Health Science degree? Or maybe you’re interested in seeing where a bachelor’s in Graphic Design can take you. In the university’s “How I Got Here” series young JWU alumni share how the skills and networks honed on and off campus paved the way for personal and professional success.

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    As the public begins to recognize the medicinal power of food, JWU is poised to meet the responsibility of making the world a healthier place.

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    Community partnerships enable College of Health & Wellness students to meet their match.

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    George Ortiz Jr. ’23 founded the Elisha Project with small change and big dreams.