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Join us for WGU Sage Talks

WGU Sage Talks

WGU Sage Talks is an innovative lecture series intended to provide personal and professional development, inspiration, and continuing education opportunities for WGU students, graduates, and the larger community. 

Join us for our next lecture held August 16 at 6:30 pm MT by Dr. Story Musgrave. Learn how to practice what Dr. Musgrave calls “forward-looking forensics,” or “designing a life for yourself one little step at a time.” It’s about acquiring a portfolio of tools and skills so that when an opportunity arises, you’ll have the confidence and courage to take the leap.

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Upcoming Events

WGU Texas - Graduate Speaker Application Deadline
WGU Texas is now accepting applications for graduate commencement speakers. Please read the graduate speaker application for more information. To be considered, you must submit an online application by August 4, 2017.
WGU Tennessee - Ceremony RSVP Deadline

RSVP today to walk at the 2017 WGU Tennessee Commencement. You can also order announcements here to invite your family and guests.


Reno Aces - WGU Nevada Back to School Night

WGU Indiana - Graduate Speaker Applications

WGU Nevada - Las Vegas 51s Back to School Night
Webinar: The Simple Art of LinkedIn
LinkedIn is one of the most effective online resource tools available today. Learn how to make your LinkedIn work for you. Join the webinar on October 4 at 6:00 p.m. MT.

Alumni Stories

How One Idea Can Change a Community
Posted on 3/24/2017

No matter how we choose to live our lives, our actions and decisions affect others. Our experiences with the world often direct our path or redirect our plans.

Alexander Wright has witnessed many social injustices – but a few of them were impetus moments that shaped his life. They have molded the work he does in this world.  

Refer a Friend

Spread the word and refer your friends, family and coworkers to WGU.  We offer reward options for you and a free application for your referrals!  What a great way to be paid for paying it forward.