At William Carey University, you have the opportunity to embrace scholarship, leadership, and service.

WCU is an accredited four-year Christian University and serves as one of the most affordable private universities in America.
Named for the father of modern missions, William Carey University encourages students to "expect great things from God and attempt great things for God."
Because our setting is small, we offer an atmosphere that fosters the development of relationships with peers and professors. Professors have a genuine interest in your development as a student, an individual, and a Christian. You truly are more than a number at William Carey University.


Scholarship Programs

WCU has an outstanding scholarship program. These scholarships are school-based and fall into four categories – academic, athletic, talent, and church related vocation.

Scholarship Application

Financial Assistance

Last year students received over five million dollars in school scholarship and state and federal grants. More than 90% of Carey’s full-time students receive some type of financial assistance in the form of loans, student employment, grants and scholarships. William Carey University admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at WCU. WCU does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.