Together we Thrive

Your future knows no bounds. We really believe that. And we believe that Chowan is where your potential meets promise. We know that each and every individual who steps foot on our campus is a story yet to be told, and we exist to help them get outside of themselves and discover all they have been called to be and become; to be inspired; to experience life as it was meant to be experienced — to the fullest.

The Admissions Process

Learn more about applying to Chowan. Select the student type that best fits you for more information about admissions requirements.

Professors worked with me and encouraged me, and that is why I am where I am today. No dream is too big, and I am the perfect example of that.
Richard Whitted  |  Criminal Justice; United States Secret Service  |  Class of 2018
Incredible Support

Students are supported every step of the way

48% Student Athletes

bring a spirit of competition and excellence to campus

Financial Aid

$30 million+ in financial aid awarded each year

Chowan Grads

are working for great companies like Disney World, Wells Fargo Bank, the Atlanta Falcons, and the FBI, among others!

What is it like to be a hawk?

Visiting Chowan is a great way to find out

Individual Campus Visit

We are currently offering individual campus visits while following COVID-19 precautions. An individual visit is a great way for you and a family member or friend to see the campus and meet with our admissions and financial aid teams.

CU Preview Day

Want to experience a different campus visit event? Register for a CU Preview Day. These events include a campus tour and student panel, plus helpful information on the admissions process. We currently have limited capacity for registrants at our on-campus events, so you must register in advance for these events.

Financial Aid

An Affordable Education  

100% of our students receive some type of financial aid. Whether you will be a brand new college student or are interested in a graduate degree, our dedicated Financial Aid team is here to help you learn about the aid process and will work with you to put together a customized financial aid award.

Admissions Resources

Questions? Contact Admissions

Toll-free: (888) 4-CHOWAN
Main number: (252) 398-6230


Chowan University
Office of Admissions
One University Place
Murfreesboro, NC 27855

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Meet Admissions

Tiffany Anderson
Tiffany Anderson
Campus Visit Coordinator
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Zoe Beale
Admissions Counselor
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Anna Eure
Associate Director of Admissions Data and Operations
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Olivia Gaither
Olivia N. Gaither
Admissions Counselor
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Christy A. Horton
Admissions Counselor
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Vera Landrum
Assistant Director of Admissions for Marketing and Communications
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Blake Rutledge
Blake Rutledge
Admissions Counselor
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Christopher “Chris” Whaley
University Communications Graphic Designer
Meet Christopher “Chris” Whaley
Job Williamson
Admissions Counselor
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John Yancey
John E. Yancey
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Meet John E. Yancey

Chowan University is committed to its responsibility as a liberal arts university within the context of the Christian faith. It seeks to enroll students from a variety of racial, economic, social, religious, and geographic backgrounds.