Welcome to Chowan University

Affordable. Practical. Small class sizes. Abundant resources. Individual attention. Personalized education. Caring faculty. A university just for you, with faith in your future.

In an effort to admit students who fit Chowan University, every application is reviewed on an individual basis with emphasis on the applicant's high school grade point average, high school class rank, course curriculum, SAT 1, CLT, and/or ACT score(s), and extracurricular activities, including community service and church involvement. Recommendations and essays are not required.

You will have a personal admissions counselor to assist you in navigating each step of the admissions process, including scholarships, financial aid, housing, and class registration. 

Chowan University is committed to equality of opportunity in all areas of education and does not practice or condone discrimination in any form against applicants or students on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability. 


Please indicate on your application whether you intend to enroll for Spring or Fall. Spring semester begins in January.  Fall semester begins in August.