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WISE Fall 2020 Application Due Date:  October 5, 2020   |    WISE ePortfolio Fall 2020 Due Date:  November 23, 2020

Click here for Instructions and FAQ's about WISE

Click here for Instructions about Digication (the ePortfolio system)

Important Note for Fall 2020:  Woodbury University is not endorsing in-person WISE activities at this time due to  COVID-19 risks and therefore cannot provide WISE scholarships for in-person experiences. Virtual or remote experiences are acceptable.

WISE Tuition Scholarship Information

WISE: Woodbury Integrated Student Experience

WISE is made up of four components which provide opportunities for undergraduate students to engage in high impact practices and earn up to two $1,000 tuition scholarships. These experiences lead to highly impactful learning and help with tuition costs! The four components are:

  • Civic Engagement
  • Study Away
  • Internship or Work Experience
  • Leadership

To be eligible for the WISE Tuition Scholarship a student must:

  1. be an undergraduate student who is enrolled full-time;
  2. complete a minimum of:
    • thirty (30) units, if student entered WU as a freshman
    • fifteen (15) units earned at WU and thirty (30) units total, if student entered WU as a transfer student
  3. maintain a minimum cumulative collegiate GPA of 2.75.
  4. have begun as a student at WU in Fall 2015 or after.
  5. have at least one more semester after participating in a WISE-approved curricular or co-curricular activity before graduating.

Possible Virtual Volunteer and Internship/Work Experience Opportunities

Time spent in virtual volunteering and/or internship or work experiences must be 20 hours total or more to be eligible for WISE. (Students can limit by skill or discipline. One hour volunteer opportunities are acceptable but must total to at least 20 hours or more)

UN Online Volunteering

Amnesty Decoders

CA Census 2020 Phone Banking

VIACOM CBS Virtual Internships Virtual Volunteering

Bookshare – Proofreading scanned files only because it is remote

Work Experience / Internship

Study Away