The Complexion of Weatherford College

Students at Weatherford College come from an array of backgrounds including first generation college students, non-traditional students returning to school later in life and students from other parts of the world who chose to travel abroad for their education. Here is some insight into The Complexion of Weatherford College. Continue reading

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Traveling the path to success

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Former Upward Bound student praises WC as a stepping stone to her future

Several factors aligned to set Louriann Villa on the path to success including a mother she considers a hero, the Weatherford College Upward Bound program and scholarship funds.

Villa began exploring Weatherford College her freshman year at Millsap High School.

“I was lucky enough in high school to be a part of Upward Bound through WC,” she said. “Upward Bound is a program that caters to chosen high schools and teaches future first-generation college students the ins and outs of college while on the WC campus. This program allowed me to attend a few classes on campus, and that opportunity provided me with the answer to where I wanted to begin my education.” Continue reading