George Williams College

Impact of COVID-19 on Admission

We want to provide prospective and admitted students and parents with the most current information about George Williams College of Aurora University’s response to COVID-19. We will keep this page updated as the situation evolves.

We at GWC know that the college decision process is challenging during even the calmest of times. The COVID-19 pandemic has created uncertainty that has made it even more challenging for many people. We are here to help.

On this page, we’ve gathered information about every step of the college decision process—from visits to the application to financial aid—to give students and parents all of the information they need in one place.

Our faculty, staff, and administration are ready, willing, and excited about welcoming you to GWC. Regardless of learning mode, our faculty will continue to provide an outstanding GWC education that prepares students for success after graduation. Our counselors and advisors are ready to walk at your side, in person or remotely, to ensure that you have a smooth transition to life at GWC.

At GWC, every decision is made with the success of our students in mind. That’s always been true, and it’s true now. Regardless of how things evolve over the next several months, the GWC community will help you achieve your goals and reach your dreams.

The GWC faculty, staff, and administration are ready, willing, and excited for your arrival at GWC. Dr. Rebecca Sherrick, AU President
George Williams College of Aurora University and our admission counselors always welcome your questions and inquiries. We are excited to talk to you about our special campus. Kate Herrick, Vice President for Academic and Student Life

Information for Prospective Students

Ways to visit

The best way to experience GWC is to visit campus. There are three ways you can connect with us to get to know our beautiful campus. You can schedule a virtual or on-campus visit and one of our admission counselors will “walk” you through the tour. Or you can take our virtual tour.

Decision Deadline

GWC offers rolling admissions, allowing you to make your enrollment decision on the timing that works for you.


Financial Aid

GWC has one of the lowest private school tuition rates in Wisconsin and Illinois. And 98 percent of our students receive financial aid. Our financial aid counselors are ready to answer your questions about financing your education.


Information for Admitted Students

Do you already know GWC is for you? Your next step is to submit your tuition and/or housing deposit.

Once you've deposited, you'll receive information from your admission counselor on scheduling your virtual registration appointment and finalizing your financial aid.