Washington Adventist University (WAU)

Takoma Park, MD

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Washington Adventist University

Washington Adventist University

Washington Adventist University Student Essentials

Washington Adventist University Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Seventh Day Adventists
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Shock
Website: www.wau.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $20,180
Out-of-State Tuition: $20,180
Retention Rate: 72%
Enrollment: 1,692
Year Established: 1904

About WAU

Washington Adventist University (WAU) in Takoma Park, Maryland offers four-year degree programs in an environment that values spiritual discovery and academic excellence equally.

Washington Adventist’s degrees are granted through three distinctive schools: the School of Arts and Social Sciences, the School of Health Professions, Science and Wellness and the School of Graduate and Professional Studies.

A Christian University Washington Adventist immerses its students in a spiritual lifestyle. Students participate in weekly vespers, Bible study, prayer groups, spiritual singing and international missionary work among many other activities.

Student services at WAU offer comprehensive assistance to students in all areas of their lives. There is mental health counseling, a health center, a dining hall, student mentoring, an internship program, tutoring, and other academic support. Financial aid is also available through various resources.

Students may take particular advantage of WAU’s numerous offerings if they choose to live in one of the clean, safe, comfortable and convenient on-campus residence halls.

WAU Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Washington Adventist University 4 stars overall.

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WAU Location

Washington Adventist University
7600 Flower Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912


Getting Around WAU

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Takoma Park, MD

Winter
Dec
48
30
Jan
44
27
Feb
48
29
Spring
Mar
56
36
Apr
68
45
May
77
55
Summer
Jun
86
65
Jul
90
70
Aug
88
68
Fall
Sep
81
60
Oct
70
47
Nov
59
38

WAU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,504
Freshman Class 165
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 1,692

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 9%
  • African American: 59%
  • Caucasian: 9%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 6%
  • Unknown and Other: 16%
Latino 9%
African American 59%
Caucasian 9%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 6%
Unknown and Other 16%

Undergraduate 89%
Graduate 11%
Full-Time 99%
Part-Time 1%
Women 65%
Men 35%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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Washington Adventist University

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