Wells College

Aurora, New York

Overview

Address170 Main Street
School Websitewww.wells.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Wells College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Aurora, New York that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,855 students applied to Wells College. Of those students, 1,460 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Wells College was $39,200, in addition to fees of $1,500. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Wells College.

Wells College has a 60% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Very High

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended

%

The Wells College acceptance rate is 79%. To put this into perspective, 1,460 of the 1,855 students who applied to Wells College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Wells College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Wells College had an SAT score between the range of 1,010 and 1,230. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Wells College was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

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

Annual Cost to Attend

$

Books and Supplies$
Other Fees$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$

$

Books and Supplies$
Other Fees$
Room and Board$
Budget for Other Expenses$
Total one year cost$
Average Federal Aid$
Percentage Awarded Federal Aid%

Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Wells College, the tuition for in-state residents is $39,200. Combined with fees of $1,500, room and board costs of $14,100, other expenses of $800 and the $1,050 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $56,650.

Out-of-state residents 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 $40,700 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Wells College to $56,650 for out-of-state students.

Students at Wells College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Wells College was $5,554 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 63%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Wells College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

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

Wells College has a good gender split, with 64% of undergraduates being female and 36% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 71% of all students reside in New York. However, 27% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Wells College is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Wells College to thrive in your studies.

Other Colleges

Chicago, Illinois
Type: Public, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Erie, Pennsylvania
Type: Private for-profit, 2-year
Size: Midsize
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Large
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Large
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Large
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Large
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Large
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Large
Chicago, Illinois
Type: Public, 2-year
Size: Large