Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Wilberforce University-where belonging is easy and excellence is expected. Attending Wilberforce makes you a lifelong member of an elite group of distinguished individuals who, like you, chose to begin their adult lives here. The shared Wilberforce experience transcends time and distance to create a network of support that will be available to you wherever you may go. During their Wilberforce years, many of our students experience a new beginning. Through meaningful friendships, tough questions, and quality experiences, we'll give you a chance to grow beyond your past. Welcome to Wilberforce. Welcome to your future.

What To Do Next

We want to make it as easy as possible to enroll at Wilberforce. Just follow these steps. If you have any questions, please call us at (800) 367-8568.

Step 1: Let us know that you're coming. Please reserve your place at Wilberforce by returning your housing contract along with $225 as soon as you are accepted. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and checks by telephone.>WU Housing Packet!

Step 2: Send your transcripts. Please tell the institutions you have previously attended to send the following information to Wilberforce's Office of Admissions:

P.O. Box 1001
Wilberforce, Ohio 45384-1001.

* Your official final high school transcript showing graduation date
* Your official college transcripts if applicable.

All transcripts must be sent directly from these institutions to Wilberforce as student mailed or hand delivered copies cannot be accepted. We must receive your transcripts before you register for classes. Failure to produce all official transcripts could result in your admission and financial aid being rescinded.

Step 3: Send your health record form, including a copy of your inoculation records, to the Office of Admissions. We must receive your health record form before you register for classes.

Step 4: Contact Student Financial Services. The vast majority of our students receive enough financial aid to cover their tuition and fees. Wilberforce also offers an interest-free monthly payment option through Tuition Management Systems (TMS) and can assist in securing loans from the Student Supplemental Loan Program (SSL). You can reach Student Financial Services at (800) 367-8565.

Step 5: Complete and return the housing contract as soon as you receive it from the Office of Residence Life. We cannot secure your housing until we receive the signed contract and $225.

Please feel free to call the Office of Residence Life at (937) 708-5797 if you have any questions.