WGU In the News

WGU In the News

WGU Nevada — an affiliate of WGU — will host a master’s and bachelor’s degree graduation ceremonies at the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV, at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m...

Graduates of WGU experience a rate of full-time employment that is around 20 points higher than graduates of other public and nonprofit universities and nontraditional graduates overall.

WGU has the highest 2016-17 student enrollment of all five colleges that made this list, and part of that may be due to its focus on affordability and financial aid.

A new Gallup study suggests that WGU is doing an outstanding job meeting its students’ needs and preparing its students for rewarding careers.

WGU is leveraging data to improve teaching and learning

The findings suggest that CBE degree programs may be financially more attainable for students from a lower socio-economic background, thus opening the door for more Americans.

When Ryan Yousefi decided to go back to school to get his degree, he knew it had to be online...and accredited.

Given how quickly jobs are changing, there is a need for higher ed to think more broadly about what students are coming to campus to achieve.

Before enrolling, ensure your online degree program can lead to an initial teaching license in your state, experts say.

Sixty-nine percent of WGU’s recent graduates indicated they’d had a mentor in college — more than double the share of young alumni nationally, according to Gallup polling.

Julie Young will speak at WGU commencement on February 10 in Orlando, Florida.

...to be a disruptor and inventor and innovator, “You have to be willing to be misunderstood for long periods of time and WGU is definitely in that category of being misunderstood for long...

EdSurge has a conversation with WGU's Scott Pulsipher as part of the Thought Leader Interview series on the future of education.

At a time when controversy swirls around some for-profit online colleges for predatory recruiting or poor performance, Western Governors University is known for its results.

WGU RSS Feed & Social Media

Looking for a way to get the latest WGU news directly to you as it becomes available? Subscribe to the WGU news feed! This FAQ will show you how to subscribe and can answer some of the common questions about news feeds, RSS, and WGU.

Subscribe to WGU's Newsfeed

Keep up with the latest WGU news and information and stay connected with other WGU students and alumni. Find WGU on these social media platforms and join the conversation!

And, see how our students and graduates rate their WGU experience.

Schema Markup for WGU Logo

You’re using an unsupported version of your browser..

You’ll still have full access to the site, but some functionality may be lost. For the best wgu.edu experience, upgrade your browser by following the links below.