Welcome to Wingate University!
Wingate University stands among the top comprehensive colleges in the South. The university has enjoyed more than a decade of unprecedented prosperity with sweeping campus improvements, initiation of new graduate and professional programs and a dramatic increase in undergraduate applications.
This private university, established in 1896 by the Baptist associations in Union County, N.C. and Chesterfield County, S.C., offers an atmosphere of opportunity and meaning through its guiding principles of faith, knowledge and service.
Our campuses in Wingate (main), Matthews, and Hendersonville serve nearly 2,700 students while offering a supportive and caring environment to help students, faculty and staff reach their full potential. An expanding enrollment in undergraduate and graduate programs as well as the School of Pharmacy offers a variety of employment opportunities.
Working at Wingate has many benefits including a retirement plan, dental and medical plans for singles, spouses and families.
Thank you for your interest in Wingate University! We invite you to visit campus soon.