Why DWU?

It's About You.

At DWU, everyone is focused on helping you develop your natural talents, supporting your achievements and preparing you for success.  From our focus on employability to our recognition of the importance of creativity and adaptability, using proven tools and unique learning and personal support programs, our caring faculty and staff will guide you on your path to personal and professional goal attainment.

Why DWU is Different.

  • 99% of our graduates would recommend DWU to a student seeking a quality educational experience
  • Our nursing graduates have a 100% job placement rate
  • 90% of graduates are employed or attending graduate school
  • 16 intercollegiate athletic teams received NAIA Scholar-Team recognition in 2020
  • The annual DWU Cares event clocks about 1,000 hours of community service each spring

Dakota Wesleyan University has a longstanding history of greatness at its core.  Find your own personal greatness and make amazing friends along the way!