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The College of Wooster, founded in 1866, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts institution. Its 320-acre campus is located in Wooster, 55 miles southwest of Cleveland.

Website: www.wooster.edu

Private
Co-ed
1,947
Undergraduate
Students
(54.1%) 1,047 Women
(46.5%) 900 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
55% of 6,352 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
February 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.64
SAT Math
570-700 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
620 average
580-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
27 average
24-31 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$63,250
Tuition and Fees
$50,250
Room and Board
$11,850
Average Percent of Need Met
94%
Average Freshman Award
$48,431
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$32,194
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
173
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 40% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Wooster Population
26,375
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Cleveland
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
99% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
McWoo the Scottie Dog
Sororities
17% of women participate
Fraternities
14% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.4% Asian
10.3% Black/African-American
7.1% Hispanic/Latino
4.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
72.2% White
1.1% Unknown
International Students
16.2% from 58 countries
First-Year Students Returning
86.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
74.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
95%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
24.0%
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