Wilberforce University

Wilberforce, Ohio

Overview

Address1055 N Bickett Rd
School Websitewww.wilberforce.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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

Wilberforce University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Wilberforce, Ohio that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,567 students applied to Wilberforce University. Of those students, 2,403 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Wilberforce University was $12,020, in addition to fees of $1,230. 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 Wilberforce University.

Wilberforce University has a 18% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Wilberforce University acceptance rate is 67%. To put this into perspective, 2,403 of the 3,567 students who applied to Wilberforce University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Wilberforce University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Wilberforce University had an SAT score between the range of 731 and 850. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Wilberforce University was between 14 and 19 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Wilberforce University as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Wilberforce University, the tuition for in-state residents is $12,020. Combined with fees of $1,230, room and board costs of $7,000, other expenses of $2,000 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $23,250.

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 $13,250 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Wilberforce University to $23,250 for out-of-state students.

Students at Wilberforce University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Wilberforce University was $6,773 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 100%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Wilberforce University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

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

Wilberforce University has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 54% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 46% of students come from in-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Wilberforce University is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Wilberforce University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 15% students enroll at Wilberforce University part-time; the other 574 students enrolled full-time.

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