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Information for Accepted Online Students

Your life-changing education is only a click away.

Ignite your dreams from anywhere, with educational opportunities that fit any schedule.

Congratulations on joining the thousands of Gardner-Webb students who are working every day towards igniting their futures! Whatever your life situation, GWU has options that advance your career and bring your dreams of getting a college degree into reality.

As you move towards registering for classes, reviewing your schedule and degree completion evaluation, and launching into your online learning experience, here are a few immediate next steps to take:

  • Celebrate!
    You earned this opportunity, so take a minute to enjoy it.
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Setup WebbConnect

WebbConnect is the portal you will use for important things like accessing your Blackboard classes. As a First Time User, be sure to setup your username and password.


Financial Aid

Did you file your FAFSA yet? If not, visit for your Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Be sure to use School Code 002929 to ensure GWU receives your information.

Ready to start Financial Aid?

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Disability Accommodations

Whether it's notetakers, interpreters, testing accommodation, alternate dormate, or other accommodation, The Noel Center would be happy to assist!

Do you need disability accommodations?

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