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Introducing the Night Owl Network, an exclusive community of WGU alumni from around the world. Think LinkedIn blended with MeetUp, plus a little Facebook. Join the Night Owl Network to connect with alumni near you, find or be an industry mentor, join professional or personal interest groups — even find jobs and connect personally with our career professionals. Join now

Join us for Sage Talks

WGU Sage Talks

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. 

The series features leaders and innovators in fields represented by each of WGU's four colleges: business, education, healthcare, and information technology. Lecture topics are centered around leadership, new innovations and disruptions, and how education shapes the future.

Watch for upcoming lectures. View recent Sage Talks here.

Upcoming Events

Jun
07
Webinar: Cracking the New Job Market
Search for your next job using techniques that will help you find unlisted jobs! Join the webinar on June 7.
Jun
20

Join us for a night out with the Nashville Sounds!

Jun
22

Join us for a night out at the Memphis Zoo!

Jun
30
Cap and Gown Deadline for 2017 Summer Commencement
Congratulations on achieving your degree. Let's get you suited for the big day! Order here.
Jun
30
2017 Summer Commencement Ceremony RSVP Deadline

RSVP today to walk at the summer commencement. 


Jul
14
We invite all recent graduates who are attending the Summer Commencement in Salt Lake City to join us for an evening celebration. Family, friends and local alumni are welcome, too!

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.  

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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.