Gardner - Webb University (GWU)

Boiling Springs, NC

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Gardner - Webb University

Gardner - Webb University

Gardner - Webb University Student Essentials

Gardner - Webb University Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Southern Baptist
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Runnin' Bulldogs
Website: www.gardner-webb.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $24,450
Out-of-State Tuition: $24,450
Retention Rate: 67%
Enrollment: 6,370
Year Established: 1905

About GWU

Gardner-Webb University is a private Christian university affiliated with the Baptist church. With an educational basis in the liberal arts, GWU aims to foster critical thinking, spiritual development and intellectual discourse.

GWU offers a variety of academics. Through more than 15 schools and departments, the university has nearly 60 fields of study from bachelor’s degrees to doctoral programs. Gardner-Webb also offers academic support for the local community, such as the GOAL degree completion program, and the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

Student life at Gardner-Webb is rich and vibrant. Most full-time students live on-campus, so residential life is bustling, and there are several clubs and organizations to get involved with.

To help the campus community grow spiritually, Gardner-Webb sponsors student ministries like The Verge and FOCUS. The university also plans mission trips during fall, spring and summer breaks, as well as local missions to give back to the community.

Because paying for college isn’t easy, Gardner-Webb’s Office of Financial Planning can help you find ways to fund your education. In addition to federal financial aid programs, the school offers extensive institutional scholarships based on GPA and test scores, athletic or artistic performance, and Christian service and leadership to eligible students.

GWU Map & Location

Gardner - Webb University
Main St
Boiling Springs, NC 28017


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Getting Around GWU

Walkability

Good walkability. We think you’ll enjoy walking in this area.

6/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Boiling Springs, NC

Winter
Dec
53
29
Jan
51
27
Feb
55
30
Spring
Mar
63
37
Apr
72
45
May
79
54
Summer
Jun
86
63
Jul
90
66
Aug
88
65
Fall
Sep
82
58
Oct
73
45
Nov
63
36

GWU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 3,572
Freshman Class 471
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 6,370

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 20%
  • Caucasian: 68%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 8%
Latino 2%
African American 20%
Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 8%

Undergraduate 56%
Graduate 44%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 53%
Men 47%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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