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.


Blue Ridge Community CollegeAgreement
Caldwell Community College & Technical InstituteAgreement
Catawba Valley Community CollegeAgreement
Cleveland Community CollegeAgreement
Davidson-Davie Community College       Agreement
Gaston CollegeAgreement
Isothermal Community CollegeAgreement
Piedmont Community CollegeAgreement
Richmond County Community CollegeAgreement
Spartanburg Community CollegeAgreement
Stanly Community CollegeAgreement
Wilkes Community CollegeAgreement

Transfer Admission Promises

Fayetteville Technical Community CollegeTransfer Admission Promise
Greenville Technical CollegeTransfer Admission Promise
Mitchell Community CollegeTransfer Admission Promise
Southeastern Community CollegeTransfer Admission Promise
Western Piedmont Community CollegeTransfer Admission Promise

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