Johnson & Wales University, Charlotte (JWU)

Academic Center, 801 West Trade Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

About JWU

Johnson & Wales University is a private school that offers professional degrees and instruction that combine classroom study with service learning assignments. Johnson & Wales also has a friendly admissions process, allowing applicants to take classes before enrolling and to meet school representatives in their hometown.

Located in Charlotte, North Carolina, Johnson and Wales has additional campus locations in several northeastern and southeastern states.

Undergraduate and graduate degrees are divided into such professional disciplines as:

  • Business
  • Culinary Arts
  • Hospitality

Johnson & Wales combines traditional classroom learning with service learning activities like internships and community service projects, giving students professional experience and the chance to make industry contacts.

The Johnson & Wales admissions process is highly accommodating. Since the school has representatives who travel all over the country, those living in other regions may meet with representatives without leaving home.

There’s also a pre-enrollment program for prospective students. The pre-enrollment program allows recent high school graduates to enroll in a summer program before deciding if Johnson & Wales is right for them.

Students can learn more about admissions requirements by attending one of the school’s informational sessions or by directly contacting a Johnson & Wales representative.

To best serve students, Johnson & Wales offers most financial aid through school grants, federal grants and school scholarships. Loans are then given, but only to supplement other aid sources.

School Website: Johnson & Wales University, Charlotte

JWU Map & Location

Johnson & Wales University, Charlotte
Academic Center, 801 West Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202


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Getting Around JWU

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Charlotte, NC

Winter
Dec
53
32
Jan
51
30
Feb
55
33
Spring
Mar
63
39
Apr
72
47
May
79
56
Summer
Jun
86
65
Jul
89
68
Aug
88
67
Fall
Sep
81
61
Oct
72
49
Nov
62
39

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