At Chowan, you will be encouraged, inspired, and empowered to do your best. To be your best. To take what you have been given, and make the most of what can be.
You will be ready to tackle problems, collaborate, & communicate with confidence. Whatever opportunities life brings your way, you’ll work like a pro and find your place to shine.
86% live on campus
40% female + 60% male
complement robust academic
programs to holistically
prepare students for life
16 honor societies
16:1 student to faculty ratio
16 average class size
Competing in Conference Carolina & one in the Gulf South
receive financial aid. Average yearly award of $27,580 inclusive of self-help aid
The world around us is always changing—including what employers expect from today’s college graduates. Excellence in a field of study is still essential, but it’s the integration of future-proof skills that will set our graduates apart for career success.
Chowan University Board of Trustees Selects Dr. Rosemary M. Thomas as 24th President
In a special called meeting of the Chowan University Board of Trustees, the Presidential Search Committee, chaired by Jane Burke, presented the committee’s recommended presidential candidate to the full Board of Trustees as the next president of Chowan University. In a unanimous vote, Dr. Rosemary M. Thomas has been selected as the 24th — and.Keep Reading “Chowan University Board of Trustees Selects Dr. Rosemary M. Thomas as 24th President”
Al-Tariq “Al” Fewell Joins Chowan University Admissions
Chowan University is proud to announce the appointment of Al-Tariq “Al” Fewell as our most recent admissions counselor. A Shelby native, Fewell received his Bachelors Of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from Elizabeth City State University, where he spent time working in the administrative sector. In his role as an admissions counselor, Fewell will cover the.Keep Reading “Al-Tariq “Al” Fewell Joins Chowan University Admissions”
John M. Tayloe Retires from Chowan University after Three Decades of Service Above Self
Few individuals dedicate themselves to their work so fully; few put a cause – an institution – above themselves, time and time again. John M. Tayloe is one of those rare individuals. A Bertie County native and 1994 alumnus, Tayloe began his career at Chowan following his graduation, and time and time again, he has.Keep Reading “John M. Tayloe Retires from Chowan University after Three Decades of Service Above Self”
Board of Trustee Member and Alumna Jessica Drake Graduates from Virginia Rural Leadership Institute
Jessica Drake, a Board of Trustee Member and alumna of Chowan University was among the 28 graduates from the second cohort of the Virginia Rural Leadership Institute (VRLI). VRLI is a prestigious leadership program that aims to develop and support highly skilled leaders dedicated to revitalizing rural communities across Virginia. The graduation ceremony, held on.Keep Reading “Board of Trustee Member and Alumna Jessica Drake Graduates from Virginia Rural Leadership Institute”
Chowan University Criminal Justice Department Visits White House
On Saturday, October 28th, a group of Chowan University students embarked on an unforgettable educational journey to the nation’s capital. Led by Dr. Pamela Woodard and John Tayloe, the students had the opportunity to explore Washington, DC, and engage in enriching experiences that will leave a lasting impact on their lives. The day began with.Keep Reading “Chowan University Criminal Justice Department Visits White House”
The first Business and Industry Coffee Event was held at the Hawks Nest on February..
Chowan University is pleased to announce the appointment of Betty Jo Shepheard to its Board..