Warren Wilson College

Swannanoa, North Carolina

Warren Wilson College Overview

Student population

Address701 Warren Wilson Rd
Swannanoa, NC
School Websitewww.warren-wilson.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingNo
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Warren Wilson College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Swannanoa, North Carolina that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,013 students applied to Warren Wilson College. Of those students, 867 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Warren Wilson College was $35,536, in addition to fees of $744. This number excludes room and board. The school does not provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Warren Wilson College.

Warren Wilson College has a 52% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Warren Wilson College Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended
Applicants admitted

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The Warren Wilson College acceptance rate is 86%. To put this into perspective, 867 of the 1,013 students who applied to Warren Wilson College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Warren Wilson College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Warren Wilson College had an SAT score between the range of 1,140 and 1,285. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Warren Wilson College was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Warren Wilson College as part of their application.

Warren Wilson College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Warren Wilson College, the tuition for in-state residents is $35,536. Combined with fees of $744, room and board costs of $10,980, other expenses of $2,990 and the $850 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $36,280 in tuition.

Students at Warren Wilson College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Warren Wilson College was $4,520 last year, with 38% of students being awarded federal aid.

Warren Wilson College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Warren Wilson College.

Warren Wilson College has a good gender split, with 65% of undergraduates being female and 35% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 42% of students come from in-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Warren Wilson College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Warren Wilson College Popular Majors and Programs

ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
SOCIAL SCIENCES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
HISTORY
PSYCHOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS

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