Johnson & Wales University - Charlotte Campus

Key majors offered
Business Administration
Culinary Arts And Food Service Management
Hotel & Lodging Management
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate Urban Yes 2400 (Total) No
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Associate, Bachelor Private Baccalaureate College Co-educational 30 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Associate $$$$ $$ $ $ $$$$ 112
Bachelor $$$$ $$ $ $ $$$$ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


Johnson & Wales (JWU), a university known for its practical, hands-on education opened its campus in beautiful uptown Charlotte, North Carolina in 2004. Charlotte is one of the most important cities in the southeast United States boasting a diverse business community. Charlotte, NC has 270 Fortune 500 companies that have offices located in the metropolitan area and five that headquarter here. It also has nearly 500 global firms representing 45 countries! Uptown Charlotte also offers a vibrant hotel, restaurant and entertainment scene including various theater and music venues, NBA and NFL franchises and a new AAA baseball stadium located under city lights in uptown Charlotte! JWU's Charlotte, NC campus is located in an urban setting, but still offers traditional residence hall living. Enjoy state-of-the art classrooms and hospitality facilities, and access to fitness equipment, an NCAA sized basketball court and group exercise room, located in the Student Center. Choose from over 50 clubs and organizations to participate and consider being part of our new sorority and fraternity life on campus!


In addition to traditional residence halls, students in their second year and higher can live in attractive apartments near the academic buildings in downtown Charlotte.

Student life

JWU offers access to fitness and sports centers at its Charlotte location. Students can participate in varsity athletics, extracurricular activities on campus or can join one of the many student clubs and organizations. Living in the heart of uptown Charlotte provides many social and cultural offerings for JWU students.