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December 7, 2020

Reagan Kelly: Holston Foundation Scholar

Reagan was first introduced to Tennessee Wesleyan University during Senior High Assembly, but did not think it was possible for her to ever be a student there. She was considering pursuing a trade rather than higher education.

Reagan Kelly: Holston Foundation Scholar

November 11, 2020

Tennessee Wesleyan Again Ranked in U.S. News and World Report

The 2020 fall edition of the US News and World Report Best Colleges Rankings again ranked TWU, naming the University No.23 in the Regional Colleges South category, No.17 in Best Value Schools South, and No.43 in Top Performers on Social Mobility.

November 9, 2020

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week at TWU

Love Thy Neighbor Project at Tennessee Wesleyan University is dedicated to tackling food insecurity problems among McMinn County residents and students. The organization is participating in national Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week this holiday season to continue this fight.

October 30, 2020

TWU Announces Tuition Changes for 2021-2022

The Tennessee Wesleyan University Board of Trustees convened Friday, approving changes to the tuition rates for the 2021-2022 academic year.

October 19, 2020

Judge Carl E. Colloms Honored with 2020 Distinguished Entrepreneur Award

The Goodfriend School of Business presented the 7th annual Distinguished Entrepreneur Award last week, honoring the Honorable Carl E. Colloms during a ceremony on a sunny Wednesday afternoon in Wallace Square.

October 16, 2020

Merit Increases, New Scholarships Announced for 2021

This past week, Tennessee Wesleyan University announced increases to merit scholarships for incoming students, as well as several new scholarships for students entering in the fall 2021 semester.

September 16, 2020

Athens Area College Fair Going Virtual

The annual Athens Area College Fair put on at Tennessee Wesleyan University has been shifted to a virtual format for this fall.

September 4, 2020

TWU Celebrates Record Enrollment Again in 2020

Tennessee Wesleyan University welcomed a record number of students this fall, with a total enrollment of 1,168. Fall 2020 marks the second consecutive year of record enrollment for TWU, following a total group of 1,142 back in 2019.

Aerial photo of TWU within Athens community

August 17, 2020

Dental Hygiene department hosts board exams for the first time

What do you do when the dental hygiene board exams are limited at other sites? As they have so many times in recent years, the TWU dental hygiene department rolled up their sleeves and found a solution.

July 21, 2020

University Square Dedication

Tennessee Wesleyan University will live stream the dedication of the brand-new University Square, this coming Friday, July 24 at 11:30am.