Wanek School of Natural Sciences

Wanek School of Natural Sciences

Thank you for your considering the Wanek School of Natural Sciences at High Point University!

This is an exciting time as you prepare to take the first steps of your journey to college. As you’ll come to learn, many of these steps involve making decisions. I want to highlight some exceptional opportunities within the Wanek School of Natural Sciences at HPU to perhaps help make your college decision a little bit easier.

At High Point University, you will receive an extraordinary education—that’s our promise. We’ve been named the Best College in the Southern Region, and this honor doesn’t come without its merits.

Our various programs enrich the academic experiences of students such as yourself who show exceptional promise in the sciences by providing unique, personalized professional development training that prepares you to be a leader in your field. Key elements of our program include one-on-one coaching on professionalism with award-winning faculty mentors; “backstage” access to networking opportunities with world-renowned scientists and physicians; leadership roles within undergraduate programs; and priority access to research opportunities within the Natural Sciences.

As a student focused on the study of Natural Sciences you will distinguish yourself from your peers as you enter the workforce or graduate and professional programs as poised, confident leaders who have mastered both the hard and soft skills that ensure success in your profession.

My team and I are excited to get to know you better and have you as a Natural Sciences student! If you would like additional information or if you have questions, I would be happy to discuss them with you!



Dr. Angela Bauer

Dean, Wanek School of Natural Sciences.