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Acts Retirement-Life Communities Announces Partnership with Wilmington University

Acts Retirement-Life Communities (Acts) will partner with Wilmington University to offer employees the chance to pursue online undergraduate or advanced degrees. The largest not-for-profit owner, operator, and developer of continuing care retirement communities in the United States, Acts will offer tuition reimbursement to employees wishing to pursue any of Wilmington University’s 200-plus…
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Valvoline and Wilmington University Announce Higher Ed Partnership

Lexington, Ky. (Dec. 17, 2020) – Wilmington University and Valvoline, Inc. (NYSE: VVV), a leading supplier of premium branded lubricants and automotive services, today announced a new education partnership that will provide expanded opportunities to Valvoline™ employees…
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A Magical Meeting with Disney Graphic Design Students

A get-together in Florida was a magical experience for a Wilmington University professor and Disney employees who are studying online at WilmU. Susan L. Gregg, chair of Digital Media, Graphic Design, Photography, and Web Design, was in Orlando in September for a conference for Epsilon Pi Tau, the leading international honor society for technology, where she serves on the board. “I couldn’t go…
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Chipotle Debuts Debt-Free Degrees for all Employees

This press release was first released by Chipotle on October 15, 2019. Chipotle becomes first in fast-casual industry to significantly expand education benefits NEWPORT BEACH, CA, October 15, 2019 / — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), known for its best-in-class…
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Walmart Adds WilmU's Health Sciences Degree to Education Benefit Program

Live Better U enables employees to pursue affordable bachelor’s degrees Walmart, the world’s largest private employer, has added Wilmington University’s Health Sciences bachelor’s degree to the options available through a college education benefit program it offers 1.5 million employees nationwide. The addition of WilmU’s Health Sciences degree reflects the scale of…
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Year Up Graduates Open the Door to Opportunity

WilmU hosts workforce development program for low-income students. Alyssa Bradley (YU Student Services) For the 20 members of Year Up Wilmington’s Class of 2019, July 24 marked the end of the opportunity of a lifetime and the beginning of a lifetime of opportunity. The…
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WilmU Sponsors Women’s Cycling

Wilmington University leads the pack as the new title sponsor of Benchmark Classic’s Pro Women’s Cycling Criterium. WilmU is the new title sponsor of the Pro Women’s Criterium, taking place in West Chester, PA, this year on August 10. Love women’s sports? Love…
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The Unique Way High School Students in Delaware Can Save on College Tuition

According to the College Board, the average tuition price for a private college is over $48,000. How can you achieve your education goals and avoid the debt afterwards? Closing the opportunity divide is something we’re experts in here at Wilmington University: our graduates complete their education with an average of 60% less debt than the U.S. average and sometimes with no student debt at…
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