Quick Facts




Piedmont International University is a Christ-centered University committed to educating aspiring leaders worldwide through exceptional teaching, scholarly research, creative innovation, and professional collaboration.


Winston-Salem, NC



Student to Faculty Ratio

Approximately 10:1 (900:87)


26% of faculty are full time (23 out of 87), and 67% have terminal degrees (58 out of 87)

Financial Aid

Over 96% of students receive some form of financial aid (Institutional, Federal and Military) and over $1.6 million of institutional aid was awarded in 2017-2018


George M. Manuel Library's Fast Facts


Member of the NCCAA Division I offering Men & Women's Basketball, Men & Women's Soccer, Men & Women's Cross Country, Men & Women's Track & Field, Baseball, Softball, Volleyball, and Cheerleading.

University Verse

Colossians 1:18 "...that in everything he might have the preeminence."

Last Academic Year Enrollment

1077 (Unduplicated headcount in 2018-2019)

Countries Represented 

83 since beginning

States Represented

50 since beginning

From the Chancellor of PIU

Office of Institutional Effectiveness

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness provides institution-wide support by promoting data-informed decision making and institutional self-study.  The office seeks to build the efficiency and effectiveness of the University through assessments, surveys, and analysis.  Additionally, the office receives and addresses student complaints.

Statement of Faith

Our statement of faith sets the groundwork for everything we do here at Piedmont International University.