PO Box 159 Wingate, NC 28174 704-233-8200
http://www.wingate.edu admit@wingate.edu
About Wingate University
  • Year of Foundation 1896
  • Size of Campus 390 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Baptist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,341
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53% 47% 37%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $16,000
  • Room and Board $6,750
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 1,462
Wingate University, ranked as the 8th "best value" in the South by U.S. News & World Report, serves more than 2,500 students on three campuses in Wingate, Matthews and Hendersonville, N.C. Founded in 1896, the University offers 34 undergraduate majors, 37 minors and career concentrations, numerous pre-professional programs, graduate degrees in business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport administration, and doctorates in pharmacy and education.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Home Coming, Fall Festival, Yule Log Lighting, Christmas Dinner, Spring Fling
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members 9%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Chi Omicron Pi, Delta Mu Delta, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Sigma Iota, Phi Sigma Tau, Pi Kappa Delta, Psi Chi, Sigma Tau Delta, Society for Collegiate Journalists, Theta Alpha Kappa
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Chi Rho, Christian Student Union, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Campus Outreach, Gospel Choir, University and Community Assistance Network.
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 10%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Kolors of United People, International Club
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Charlotte (38)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 57%
  • Number of students using college housing 81%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 23
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (21%), men's dorms (22%), fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students (57%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 42%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 48%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 57%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 41
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, academic, psychological, religious
  • Museums The Efird Memorial Building houses the Wingate University Archives; the Douglas Helms Art Gallery features special exhibits; the Batte Fine Arts Center houses an auditorium, recital hall, and music rehearsal spaces.
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Microforms 14,081
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 10
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities The Ethel K. Smith Library provides access to a state-of-the-art online catalog, accessible from remote locations, offers a number of online reference databases, maintains an extensive ERIC Documents collection, and is a recognized depository for North Car
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 142
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 24
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 180
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 107,718
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 43
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,785
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of North Carolina--Charlotte)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 700
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of North Carolina--Charlotte)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
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