We look for students who…

Ask too many questions.


Are a littletoointo things.

These qualities draw attention, and they make people wonder. Oddly, these are the qualities of the people whom others ultimately follow. The insatiably, incurably, relentlessly curious. And these are the qualities we look for in our applicants.

Admissions Criteria

At Warren Wilson College, we holistically review the materials in your application and consider all available information. Admission decisions are based on both your potential and your academic qualifications.

Potential Warren Wilson College applicants will possess a high school diploma and successfully complete a college preparatory curriculum. The average high school Grade Point Average (GPA) for admitted students is 3.6, though we have admitted students with GPAs ranging from 2.5 to 4.0, depending on their other qualifications.

We welcome students from traditional public and private high schools, and those with non-traditional high school experiences, including:

  • homeschool students
  • semester school students (for example, Conserve School, Chewonki, and others)
  • students returning from a Gap Year experience
  • Waldorf, expeditionary, and project-based learning schools

Steps for Applying

  1. Check dates and deadlines.

    For enrollment in the Spring Semester (starting in January):

    • Regular Decision Deadline: November 15

    For enrollment in the Fall Semester (starting in August):

    • Early Decision Deadline (binding): November 1
    • Early Action Deadline (non-binding): November 15
    • Regular Decision: rolling
  2. Complete theonline Common Application.
    • To make our application as accessible as possible, we no longer require a separate application fee except for international applications.
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  3. Complete your FAFSAif you plan to receive need-based financial aid.

    Our Financial Aid Office awardsneed-based grantsbased on the results of yourFree Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). In addition to federal loans and grants, we award need-based grants in-house.

    Our FAFSA school code is 002979

    Merit awardsare granted based on your admission application and do not require a FAFSA or special application.


  4. 辅助材料供应。
    • An official high school transcript or official GED certificate.
    • One (1) letter of recommendation encouraged, not required. Up to three (3) letters of recommendation will be reviewed if submitted.

    Mail transcripts or paper materials to:

    Office of Admission
    WWC CPO 6375
    PO Box 9000
    Asheville, NC 28815-9000
    United States


Admission interviews are not required. However, they can allow Warren Wilson College to get to know you and your interests beyond what an application can tell us. During an admission interview, you have the opportunity to ask questions about Warren Wilson and explain any special personal circumstances that may have shaped your high school experiences.

There are several options and formats of interviews available:

  • In-person interviews are availablefor students visiting campus由招生顾问指导。高三学生可以在春季学期安排面试,高三学生和转学学生可以在整个学年安排面试。如果您想申请校园面试,请在您安排访问时注明您的兴趣。
  • Admission Counselors also offer off-campus interviews in cities throughout the country from September to January.
  • Virtual/online interviews (through Skype, FaceTime, or Google Hangouts)are also available入学辅导员。