WGU encourages applications from all individuals who have the capacity and determination to complete a rigorous competency-based online degree program.

We appreciate the opportunity to review your application to determine whether WGU is a good fit for you and, if it is, help you through the enrollment process.

Submitting your application begins the official part of the WGU enrollment process. We will review your application and contact you within two business days to discuss your status. (You should also receive an email after completing this application that covers the next steps in the enrollment process.)

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Step 1: Basic Information

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