Wesleyan University

Middletown, Connecticut

Overview

Address45 Wyllys Avenue
School Websitewww.wesleyan.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Small

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

Wesleyan University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Middletown, Connecticut that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 12,706 students applied to Wesleyan University. Of those students, 2,218 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Wesleyan University was $54,314, in addition to fees of $630. 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 Wesleyan University.

Wesleyan University has a 89% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Moderate

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ACT-
GPAConsidered but not required

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The Wesleyan University acceptance rate is 17%. To put this into perspective, 2,218 of the 12,706 students who applied to Wesleyan University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Wesleyan University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Wesleyan University had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Wesleyan University was between null and null in the last academic year.

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

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Wesleyan University, the tuition for in-state residents is $54,314. Combined with fees of $630, room and board costs of $15,060, other expenses of $1,465 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $72,669.

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 $54,944 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Wesleyan University to $72,669 for out-of-state students.

Students at Wesleyan University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Wesleyan University was $6,277 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 16%.

Wesleyan University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio8:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Wesleyan University.

Wesleyan University has a good gender split, with 55% of undergraduates being female and 45% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 80% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 6% of students come from in-state and 14% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Wesleyan University is 8:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Wesleyan University to thrive in your studies.

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