High Point University students preparing for careers in an ever-changing global marketplace learn in the
60,000-square-foot, $16 million Plato S. Wilson Family School of Commerce. The School of Commerce
features a trading room that supports teaching and research with state-of-the-art technology. Students
access investment software, professional accounting programs, a stock ticker and smart boards.
High Point University is an 88-year-old institution of higher learning with students from across the country and
around the world. Since 2005, HPU has experienced extraordinary growth, with undergraduate enrollment growing
from 1,400 to 3,800 students, 47 new buildings being constructed and stellar faculty focused on imparting a
holistic and values-based education rich with experiential learning opportunities like study abroad and internships.