Teacher and student practicing first aid.

The faculty at Wingate considers personal attention, active learning and global perspectives to be the core of the learning experience. Eighty-seven percent of the Wingate faculty hold the highest degree in their field.

Proud student graduates pharmacy school.

Nearly one in five Wingate undergraduate students is preparing to be a pharmacist, physician assistant, physical therapist or nurse, and 71 percent of graduate students are enrolled in health sciences.


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According to the Cooperative Institutional Research Program, 96 percent of first-year students entering Wingate in 2017 said the University's good academic reputation was important or very important in their decision to attend Wingate.

Yale theology professor to speak at Baccalaureate

A theologian who prefers the term “Christian intellectual,” Jennings challenges students to think deeply and “feel through the questions” posed in his courses. His speech and the rest of the virtual Baccalaureate service will be released May 13.

Student shows off the ceviche she made during a virtual cooking class with a Peruvian chef

To give students a taste of international travel during the pandemic, the Office of International Programs and Dr. Melanie Keel, education professor, offered a Virtual Peru course this semester. Students are learning about the Peruvian culture, cooking South American cuisine and discussing the pandemic with students from Peru.

Mandy Cohen

DHHS Secretary Mandy Cohen's leadership during the pandemic has helped Wingate manage cases. As the university prepares for a socially-distanced Commencement, graduates will get a word of encouragement from Cohen. 

Steve Poston with soccer national-championship trophy

After a career as a coach, teacher, recruiting and administrator, Steve Poston is retiring after leading a Wingate athletics department that has been far and away the best in the South Atlantic Conference during his two decades in charge. In January, Poston will step down after 50 years as a full-time employee at Wingate.

Campus Community Spotlight

Our people set us apart from our peer institutions and help make the traditions and values that are unique to Wingate University. Through interviews with faculty, staff and students, you'll start to understand the phrase "The Wingate Way." To view more videos, click here.

college student talking about her major

A Golden Door Scholar and Political Science major, Lilian found her voice and confidence to be an advocate in the community.

A transfer graduate student studying occupational therapy, McKenzie brought a world of experience from the deaf community to her studies.

Kirby Goodin took a job on campus freshman year and it changed the course of her Wingate career. Hear from Kirby and how a heart for service and dedicated faculty guided her.