Admissions & Aid

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JWU: It’s Different Here

At Johnson & Wales, education goes beyond the four walls of the classroom. Here, you can embrace your curiosity, discover your interests, and dive deep into real-world experiences. With alumni across the country and opportunities that span the globe, you’ll follow your passions while learning the skills needed to create a life you'll love. There’s never been a better time to be a Wildcat — start exploring today!

95.4% JWU’s Career Outcome Rate

1,457 Students who gained industry experience through internships

98.5% of on-ground students receive aid

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

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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!

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Paying For College

Tuition & Fees

Tuition and Fees

JWU is committed to making a quality education as accessible and affordable as possible.
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Scholarships and Grants

Did you know: Approximately 99% of all JWU on-ground students receive institutional scholarships and/or grants from the university?
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Applying For Financial Aid

JWU’s Financial Services and Admissions teams are here to help you understand the process and how you can make college happen.

JWU Support During Application Process and Beyond

JWU is here for you. We have admissions representatives, counselors and financial planners ready to answer your questions at every stage of your college search process.

Request an Interview

Want to learn more about JWU? Sign up for an interview. The process allows us to get to know the real you outside of your application — and helps you discover what JWU has to offer.


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Explore From Home

Hear from students and faculty as they share the ins and outs of undergrad student life, academics, campus culture, events and more, all on your own schedule. Wherever you are in your college search, you’ll learn something new when you explore JWU.

Explore Providence      Explore Charlotte

Not an undergraduate student? Explore JWU’s options for prospective graduate students.

School Counselors

Learn how future Wildcats can apply to JWU. Explore the application process, deadlines, visit opportunities and more. 

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Parents & Families

Parents and families are an integral part of the Wildcat community. Here, you can learn about JWU admission requirements, programs, majors, and more.

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