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!

96.8% JWU’s Career Outcome Rate

2,107 Students who gained industry experience through internships

97% 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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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.

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

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 95% 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.

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How JWU Changed My Life

“It’s such a different atmosphere here. It’s like family. My professors have opened so many doors for me.”

Tim Higginson '20, Criminal Justice

Read Tim’s Story

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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