History of WSSU
General Overview
Minimum Course Requirements
Accolades
Scholarships
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The original name of Winston-Salem State Univeristy

What is Slater Industrial Academy?

100

Students must complete an application on this website to confirm their in-state status

100

The GPA requirement for an incoming Freshman at WSSU

What is 2.7?

100

According to CollegeNET, WSSU was awarded this ranking for Social Mobility

What is Number 1?

100

On this date all merit scholarship applications must be completed and submitted

When is December 15th?

200

The year WSSU was founded

What is 1892?

200

The price of an admissions application

What is $50?

200

How many units of Social Sciences are needed for admission

What is two?

200

This WSSU Men's team won the CIAA champion in 2023

Who is the Men's Basketball team?

200

This GPA is required to apply to our Merit Scholarships?

What is a 3.75 GPA?

300

The People's Choice Church donated this infamous item to WSSU

What is the clock tower/bell?

300

These are the ways WSSU can receive Official Transcripts

What is via electronic, mail, or in-person drop off?

300

These are an example of which course requirement: Chemistry, Physical Science, Earth Science, Physics, etc.

What is Physical Science?

300

This on campus 'GROUP' was named number 1 in all of Division II by ESPN

Who is the Red Sea of Sound?

300

This Scholarship is offered to New First Time Freshman with a 3.0 GPA and awards $3,000 per academic year.

What is Unleash the Genius Scholarship?

400

The name of our WSSU mascot in 1978

Who is Amon?

400

The motto of WSSU

What is "Enter to Learn, Depart to Serve"?
400

We require two levels of this subject, and it does not have to be consecutive

What is Foreign/World Language?

400

This program has been named the number 1 HBCU program in America?

What is Nursing?

400

This Merit Scholarship awards a totaling up to $7,000 per year

What is the Provost Scholarship?

500

The name of the first building at WSSU

What is Lamson Hall?

500

The number of baccalaureate degree programs

What is 39?

500

List five examples of a 4th Math higher than Algebra II?

What is Math 4, Advance Functions, Pre-Calculus, College Algebra, Statistics, Calculus, etc.?

500

This song and artist featured the WSSU's PowerHouse in it's music video

Who is Ciara JUMP?

500

This Merit Scholarship awards fully-covered tuition, fees, and on-campus room and board

What is the Chancellor Scholarship?

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