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Western Carolina University

Associate Member

Location: Cullowhee, North Carolina

Founded: 1889

ORAU Member since: 2005

Member Councilor: Brian D. Kloeppel

Enrollment: 11,034 (fall 2017)

Mission Statement:

Western Carolina University creates learning opportunities that incorporate teaching, research, service, and engagement through on campus, off campus, on-line and international experiences. The university focuses its undergraduate, master’s and three doctoral programs, educational outreach, research, creative, and cultural activities to sustain and improve individual lives and enhance economic and community development in Western Carolina and beyond.

Website: Western Carolina University