Chowan University is a small, private Christian institution located in Northeastern North Carolina. We serve roughly 1,500 students and are part of the CIAA and Conference Carolinas Division II Sports. 

Academic Programs

  • Design
  • Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts
  • Graphic Communication
  • Sports Communication
  • Religion

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Mission Trips
  • Honors College
  • Chowan Fellows
  • Graduate Programs
  • Esports
  • Phi Beta Lambda

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

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. Application fees are waived for the 2021/2022 application cycle.

*Chowan University is currently test-optional for the 2021/2022 application cycle.

Transfer

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. Transfer applicants are required to provide transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. Application fees are waived for the 2021/2022 application cycle.

*Chowan University is currently test-optional for the 2021/2022 application cycle.

Additional Information

All applicants are automatically considered for a University Merit Scholarship based on GPA and test scores.* Chowan University encourages all applicants to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For more information regarding our scholarships, see our webpage.

Visit us

When you visit Chowan University you'll experience a small, Christian university offering individual attention, comprehensive scholarship opportunities, and a caring faculty and staff. Tours are offered Monday - Friday at 10 AM or 2 PM and Saturdays at 10 AM. Open House and Scholarship Day events are offered throughout the year on select Saturdays. Visit our webpage for more information.

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location
Address

One University Place
Murfreesboro, NC 27855, United States of America

Phone number

2523986230

Region

South

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