- Academic Advising Office
The academic advising system distinguishes W&M as a university that values high-quality faculty/student interaction. Meetings and consultations with faculty advisors are key features of the program preparation and educational development of students.
- Academic Enrichment
Academic Enrichment enables students to achieve their educational, personal and career goals by helping them acquire the skills and confidence needed to become successful in college and in life.
- Academic & Faculty Affairs, Office of the Vice Provost for
The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic & Faculty Affairs is responsible for university-wide program initiation and review, faculty mentoring and development, and a range of initiatives designed to enhance teaching and learning at the institution.
William & Mary is committed to inclusive excellence and to providing a campus and resources that are physically and technologically accessible to all students, faculty, staff and visitors with disabilities.
- Accounts Payable
Financial Operations is responsible for providing comprehensive accounting, bursar and payroll services.
The Office of Institutional Accreditation & Effectiveness (IAE), a Division of the Office of the Provost, promotes compliance with regional accreditation and state academic requirements through rigorous self-regulation and continuous improvement within William & Mary.
- Admission, Office of Undergraduate
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- Advancement, University
University Advancement includes all William & Mary efforts related to alumni engagement, private fundraising and philanthropic outreach, and marketing & alumni communications. The team's overarching goal is to create a lasting, robust culture of engagement and philanthropy by engaging students, alumni, parents and friends, corporations and foundations, and faculty and staff.
- Africana Studies
African American Studies, African Studies, and African Diaspora Studies are the three concentration fields available for students in the Program of Africana Studies. Students learn from and work with excellent and dedicated faculty who employ rigorous interdisciplinary and comparative approaches for the study of the 1.2 billion people of African descent, a fifth of whom are in the Diaspora. The central mission of the program is to prepare students for lifelong learning, graduate study in various fields and leadership careers in private and public organizations across the globe.
- Alumni Association
The Alumni Association is an independent, nonprofit organization representing all William & Mary alumni, connecting them to each other and alma mater, and presenting alumni interests to the administration.
- American Indian Resource Center
The mission of the American Indian Resource Center is to serve the American Indian community, scholars interested in American Indian culture and history, and the public at large.
- American Studies
The American Studies Program offers students the opportunity to engage with the complex and diverse histories of cultural, racial, and national encounters that, like those of our local area, have come to shape the past and present of the United States, and the Americas.
- Andrews Gallery
Andrews Gallery showcases current work in the various media and studio areas taught at William & Mary, including ceramics, painting, drawing, printmaking, architecture and sculpture. The Gallery features a half-dozen or so exhibitions of invited artists, along with regular exhibitions of work by students and new faculty in the Department of Art & Art History.
The Department of Anthropology offers studies in archaeology, cultural anthropology and physical anthropology, in B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. programs. The department's site offers information on courses, faculty, current events, fields and programs, research and more.
- Applied Research Center (ARC)
The Applied Research Center (ARC) is a research facility in the Jefferson Center for Research and Technology, in Newport News, Virginia. The ARC is an $18 million, seven-story, 122,000 square foot office and laboratory facility.
- Applied Science
Applied Science is an interdisciplinary graduate department which offers M.A., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in the physical sciences.
- Arabic Studies
Language training and a variety of English-based courses in Arabic literature and culture.
- Art & Art History
The Department of Art and Art History offers a B.A. degree, with concentration areas in sculpture, painting, illustration, and printmaking and art history. The site contains information about courses, faculty, facilities and more.
- Arts & Sciences
Arts & Sciences is William & Mary's largest academic unit, with several dozen departments and interdisciplinary programs. These departments and programs represent the historic and academic heart of W&M, inheriting and building on a long tradition of excellence.
- Arts & Sciences Graduate Studies and Research
The Arts & Sciences graduate degree program is highly competitive, involves close collaboration with faculty members, and provides opportunities for interdisciplinary study.
- Asian & Middle Eastern Studies Program
This multidisciplinary program aims to enrich our understanding of a broadly conceived "Asia" in relation to other parts of the world.
- Asian & Pacific Islander American Studies
Founded on faculty and student collaboration, Asian & Pacific Islander American Studies at William & Mary is unique in its multidisciplinary design that infuses the study of the nation’s fastest growing community with students’ specific career aspirations.
- Asian Centennial
William & Mary will celebrate the Asian Centennial commemorating the admission of Chen Pu-Kao '23, our first student from Asia and celebrating the contribution of the preceding generations of students of Asian, Pacific Islander and Middle Eastern descent.
The Tribe perfectly describes the unity and camaraderie that William & Mary's students/athletes show when competing in the classroom as well as on the field.
- Auxiliary Services
Auxiliary Services provide services that support the teaching, research, and community service mission of William & Mary and create a positive impact on student life.