Providing a quality, values-driven education, UWest is also one of the most affordable private universities in the U.S.

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Students from around the world thrive in a caring, supportive, peaceful, and multicultural campus community. UWest’s small class sizes and attentive educators provide a personalized college experience focused on individual student success. We give away over $1 million in scholarships and financial aid every year!

Saroj Bhandari

“UWest’s program integrating business and technology gave me the tools to launch my startup and build my career in tech entrepreneurship. The mixture of doing business and engaging with IT is what I enjoy the most.”

Samantha Vargas

“As a transfer student from a community college, I appreciate UWest’s small campus and personalized academic success plan. It helps me keep my goals on track.”

Saroj Bhandari

“UWest’s program integrating business and technology gave me the tools to launch my startup and build my career in tech entrepreneurship. The mixture of doing business and engaging with IT is what I enjoy the most.”

Samantha Vargas

“As a transfer student from a community college, I appreciate UWest’s small campus and personalized academic success plan. It helps me keep my goals on track.”

Saroj Bhandari

“UWest’s program integrating business and technology gave me the tools to launch my startup and build my career in tech entrepreneurship. The mixture of doing business and engaging with IT is what I enjoy the most.”

Samantha Vargas

“As a transfer student from a community college, I appreciate UWest’s small campus and personalized academic success plan. It helps me keep my goals on track.”

At a Glance

UWEST’S Mission

 

Provide a whole-person education in a context informed by buddhist wisdom and values, and facilitate cultural understanding and appreciation between east and west.

 

Liberal Arts University

Private, Non-Profit

Mission Driven

A learning environment that centers whole-person education, humanistic values, and compassionate service.

Affordable

UWest is among the most affordable private universities in the U.S.

Diverse

UWest students come from over 44 countries and almost every U.S. state.

Career Ready

UWest graduates find rewarding employment in organizations and companies nationwide and around the world.

Values Oriented

Nurturing character, practicing compassion, and creating community.

Personalized

10:1 Student – Faculty Ratio.
Build meaningful relationships inside and outside the classroom.

Accredited

UWest is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WSCUC).

Globally Connected

With sister schools in Taiwan, Australia, the Philippines, and Hong Kong.

Generous

Awarding more than one million dollars in scholarships annually.

Liberal Arts University

Private, Non-Profit

Values Oriented

Nurturing character, practicing compassion, and creating community.

Mission Driven

A learning environment that centers whole-person education, humanistic values, and compassionate service.

Personalized

10:1 Student – Faculty Ratio.
Build meaningful relationships inside and outside the classroom.

Affordable

UWest is among the most affordable private universities in the U.S.

Accredited

UWest is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WSCUC).

Diverse

UWest students come from over 44 countries and almost every U.S. state.

Globally Connected

With sister schools in Taiwan, Australia, the Philippines, and Hong Kong.

Career Ready

UWest graduates find rewarding employment in organizations and companies nationwide and around the world.

Generous

Awarding more than one million dollars in scholarships annually.