Johnson & Wales University, Online (JWU)

8 Abbott Park Pl, Providence, RI 02903

Johnson & Wales University, Online Student Essentials

Johnson & Wales University, Online Student Essentials
Region: Northeast
Setting: Mid-size City Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Wildcats
Nickname: JWU
Website: www.jwu.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Enrollment: 120

About JWU

A non-profit college, Johnson & Wales University (JWU) – Providence is an excellent destination for a career-focused education. The Providence campus is JWU’s largest, enrolling more than 10,000 students from around the world. This makes for vibrant college life, supplemented by Providence’s extensive cultural attractions and entertainment.

JWU Providence’s professionally oriented academics allow you to pursue your chosen field of study right away. Undergraduates take major-specific courses in their first term at the university, choosing from a variety of career areas:

  • Business
  • Culinary Arts
  • Hospitality
  • Technology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Equine Studies

In addition to its undergraduate programs, JWU Providence offers master’s and doctoral programs in Education, Business and Criminal Justice Management.

As part of the admissions process, JWU Providence recommends visiting the campus to see if the school is right for you. You can also meet with an admissions advisor to decide which program of study you’d like to pursue.

JWU offers extensive financial aid opportunities, including more than $130 million in institutional assistance alone. To ensure maximum financial aid consideration, make sure to complete the FAFSA by March 1 each year. Scholarships may have additional application requirements, as well.

JWU Map & Location

Johnson & Wales University, Online
8 Abbott Park Pl
Providence, RI 02903


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Getting Around JWU

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

10/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Providence, RI

Winter
Dec
42
26
Jan
37
21
Feb
40
24
Spring
Mar
48
30
Apr
59
40
May
68
49
Summer
Jun
78
58
Jul
83
64
Aug
81
63
Fall
Sep
74
55
Oct
63
44
Nov
53
36

JWU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 120
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 120

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 7%
  • African American: 15%
  • Caucasian: 60%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 17%
Latino 7%
African American 15%
Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 17%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 39%
Part-Time 61%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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