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Our Mission

Transforming lives and strengthening communities through learning, leadership, and connection.
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Our Vision

CWC cultivates vibrant, resilient communities as we: Inspire academic excellence, Empower individuals, Serve as a community leader and role model, Collaborate with partners, Serve as a cultural and civic hub, Promote economic development About us text
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Our Values

We are RUSTLERS: Resilient, Understanding and Caring, Student-Centered, Tenacious, Learning and Improving, Equitable, Responsible to others and Servant Leaders About us text

About Central

Central Wyoming College is a community college serving Fremont, Hot Springs and Teton Counties that offers certificate programs, associate's and bachelor's degrees. Our main campus is located in Riverton Wyoming and we have outreach centers in LanderJackson and Dubois, each designed to meet the needs of the community it serves. 

We are committed to helping our students achieve success. At CWC you can earn a degree that takes you straight into the workforce or that can transfer to the college or university of your choice.

We are here to support your educational journey- that is why you'll find yourself surrounded by faculty and staff who care that you have a great college experience. We can't wait for you to earn a degree that you are passionate about!

We also provide life-long learning through community enrichment classesprofessional development and adult education and career readiness. 

Central Wyoming College is a designated Native American Serving Non-Tribal Institution (NASNTI)CWC serves the largest American Indian student population of the seven community colleges in the state, about 45% of Wyoming’s American Indian community college students attend CWC.   Recognizing the crucial importance of its tribal communities, the push to build the Intertribal Education and Community Center helped bring a facility to the campus that celebrated the rich American Indian heritage and culture of the CWC service area. 

Additionally, the college is a cultural center for the region. With one of the finest visual and performing arts centers in the region, you'll find a full slate of cultural activities! See our events calendar for more! 

The college is also the home of Wyoming PBS, the state's only public broadcasting station. 

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College Success Information

College Navigator is a free consumer information tool created by the US Department of Education designed to help students, parents, high school counselors, and others get essential information about over 7,000 postsecondary institutions in the United States, including CWC. Information includes programs offered, retention and graduation rates, prices, financial aid available, degrees awarded, campus safety, and accreditation.


Wyoming’s seven community colleges have been reporting their individual student enrollments to the Wyoming Community College Commission for over ten years. The last three year’s enrollment reports that have been approved by the Commission for publication are underlined and available for viewing by clicking on the academic year and then the semester report.  Previous year’s enrollment reports are available by contacting the Commission’s Enrollment & Finance Auditor at  (307) 777-7013. (

2020-2021 Enrollment Report

Current Wyoming Statute assigns various annual review and reporting requirements to the Wyoming Community College Commission (WCCC). These reports are prepared for state agencies, the governor, and the legislature. (

Performance Indicator Report 2020-2021

The Student Right-to-Know (SRTK) Act was enacted in 1990 by the U.S. legislature. It requires postsecondary educational institutions to disclose their graduation rates and transfer rates for first-time, full-time, degree or certificate-seeking students within 150 percent of the institution’s longest undergraduate program.

Student Right to Know 2021

Enrollment Details

Public Records Request

The college complies with Wyoming Statute (including 16-4-201 through 205: Public Records Act) and with federal laws (including 5 U.S. Code §552) regarding the right to access records except for documents exempt from disclosure.

Central Wyoming College will apply the current state of Wyoming fees for the cost of providing the public records to any applicant as determined by the Wyoming State Department of Administration and Information for the current fiscal year. Fees will be applied the day the submission of the following form is received.

Public Information Officer, Jennifer Marshall

2660 Peck Avenue Riverton, WY 82501

(307) 855-2103