Description

A small, private college affiliated with the Religious Society of Friends (or Quakers), Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio, offers a personal education that promotes intellectual rigor, service, social justice and other values of the Quaker Church.

25 Academic at Wilmington include:

  • Agriculture
  • Art
  • Athletic Training
  • Business
  • Biology/Chemistry
  • Communication Arts
  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Social and Political Studies

Wilmington's branch campus also has degree programs for adult learners, in Business Administration and several other fields.

Within and outside of the classroom students are called upon to look at ways they can bring Quaker values of tolerance, peace and equality to the world. Two of the college's institutes, the Peace Resource Center and the Quaker Heritage Center both provide opportunities for students to learn about and explore ways of practicing these ideals.

Admitted Wilmington students generally have a grade point average of at least 3.2 and an ACT Composite score of a 22. Most applicants have also undertaken a college prep curriculum. Generally Students are required to have a 2.5 GPA and 18 ACT for admittance, however, students not meeting these requirements may also be admitted since Wilmington also considers individual circumstances that may affect a student's academic performance.


Financial aid offerings include institutional aid in the form of federal loans and tuition installment and deferral plans.

Quick Facts about Wilmington College

Region

Midwest

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Friends

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Quakers

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$27,890

Out-of-State Tuition

$27,890

Retention Rate

70%

Enrollment

1,100

Year Established

1870

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
1,050
Freshman Class
337
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
1,100

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
95%
Graduate
5%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
86%
Part-Time
14%

Gender of Students

Women
57%
Men
43%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
10%
Caucasian
66%
Other
24%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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