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WISE Spring 2023 Application Due Date: February 13, 2023 | WISE ePortfolio Spring 2023 Due Date:  April 23, 2023

WISE Instructions

WISE FAQ's (Frequently Asked Questions)

Click here for Digication Instructions (the ePortfolio system)


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.

Virtual Civic Engagement and Internship/Work Experience Opportunities

Time spent in virtual civic engagement 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 Virtual Volunteering

Los Angeles Team Mentoring - LATM's e-Works Online Mentoring program could be a civic engagement or leadership opportunity.