Academics

Choose from over 45 majors and 70 minors.

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An Innovative Core Curriculum

Through our Core Curriculum, we provide a foundation that fosters knowledge, skills, creativity, and the development of critical thinking that will enrich student's lives beyond the University.

The Core is required of all undergraduate students regardless of major, and students that have not yet declared a major can be assured that the Core Curriculum will help advise and guide them toward disciplines of interest.

Learn about our Core Curriculum
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Study Abroad Opportunities

The world can be your classroom with study abroad opportunities on almost every continent, the choices are endless. RWU's Study Abroad programs are ranked in the top 50 in the country by Best College Reviews! Your options include everything from year and semester-long programs to mini-mester and faculty led trips specific to your major.

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Honors Program

Our program offers a unique academic and social community for qualifying students who seek to enhance their classroom and co-curricular experiences. In addition to strong academics, honors is focused on getting involved. Our students are campus and community leaders and participate in local and global service opportunities. 

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Support for Academic Success

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Career & Professional Development

Whether it's discovering internships or writing your resume, the Center for Career & Professional Development (CCPD) will help guide you during your time at RWU and beyond.

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Student advising

Advising & Mentoring

The Advising and Peer Mentoring office is helps students succeed during their time at RWU. Get support for your transition to college and guidance to help you meet your academic goals.

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Tutoring Support

The Tutorial Support Services office provides students with free tutoring support from faculty and peer mentors through the writing, math and science centers.

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