Bulldog Bound is a co-admission agreement with community colleges to provide direct-entry pathways to Gardner-Webb upon graduation from community college.


Bulldog Bound provides the following benefits for community college students:

  • Coordinated federal and state financial aid;
  • Waived application fee for GWU admission;
  • Coordinated degree completion so students who maintain established academic standards move seamlessly to GWU to complete upper-division coursework;
  • On-site admissions and academic advising; and
  • Access to a community college liaison on the community college campus who serves as a point of contact for the co-admission program, helps identify and recruit eligible students, facilitates visits, and serves as a liaison to the Division of Enrollment Management at GWU.

How to Become Bulldog Bound

  • Look for participating community college in list below.
  • Click on the agreement link to access program details.
  • Review Eligibility Requirements.
  • Follow instructions to participate in Bulldog Bound at your community college.
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School Program
Blue Ridge Community College Agreement
Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute Agreement
Catawba Valley Community College Agreement
Cleveland Community College Agreement
Davidson-Davie Community College Agreement
Forsyth Technical Community College Agreement
Gaston College Agreement
Isothermal Community College Agreement
Piedmont Community College Agreement
Richmond County Community College Agreement
Spartanburg Community College Agreement
Stanly Community College Agreement
Wilkes Community College Agreement

Transfer Admission Promises

School Agreement
Fayetteville Technical Community College Transfer Admission Promise
Greenville Technical College Transfer Admission Promise
Mitchell Community College Transfer Admission Promise
Southeastern Community College Transfer Admission Promise
Western Piedmont Community College Transfer Admission Promise

Don’t see your community college listed?  Have questions about Bulldog Bound?  Complete the request information form.