Western Carolina University

1 University Way
Cullowhee, NC 28723
As the westernmost institution in the University of North Carolina system, WCU provides comprehensive educational opportunities to residents in the state’s western region and attracts students from around the globe to explore the region’s vast natural diversity. Founded in 1889 as a teaching college, Western Carolina now provides an education to more than 11,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. WCU provides more than 115 undergraduate majors and concentrations and more than 40 graduate programs to students at its main campus in Cullowhee, its instructional site at Biltmore Park Town Square in Asheville, and online. Learn more at wcu.edu.