3 facts about CWRU. And a student who proves them true.

Ingrid Gillies

The fact is that Case Western Reserve University students graduate ready to immediately add value to their workplaces, thanks to our emphasis on interdisciplinary education, real-world experience and leadership skills.

Take, for example, rising junior Ingrid Gillies.

Fact: At Case Western Reserve, students are admitted to the university as a whole, and can major in any field they wish, without any barriers.

Ingrid’s experience:

Fact: Nearly 70% of CWRU students complete one internship. 77% of students studying business at the CWRU Weatherhead School of Management complete at least two.

Ingrid’s experience:

  • Last fall she interned with the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce
  • She’s spending this summer interning with the Deepwood Foundation, a Cleveland-area nonprofit that empowers individuals with developmental disabilities. She’s helping the organization’s rebranding efforts and developing models and campaigns to advance specialized funds.

Fact: With more than 200 student organizations on campus, there are clubs devoted to just about anything you are interested in, and plenty of opportunities to gain leadership experience.

Ingrid’s experience:

  • Voting ambassador with the Center for Civic Engagement and Learning
  • Representative for Undergraduate Student Government
  • Member of the Phi Mu sorority
  • Vice president of operations for the CWRU Wilderness Society

Fact: CWRU will prepare you for the future you envision for yourself.