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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
1,980
Undergraduate
Students
(54.6%) 1,082 Women
(45.4%) 898 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
56% of 5,615 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
February 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.68
SAT Math
580-700 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
628 average
570-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
27 average
24-30 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$66,000
Tuition and Fees
$52,000
Room and Board
$12,250
Average Percent of Need Met
93%
Average Freshman Award
$44,338
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,021
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
165
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.
1.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.9% Asian
10.0% Black/African-American
5.9% Hispanic/Latino
0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
75.6% White
1.3% Unknown
International Students
12.8% from 37 countries
First-Year Students Returning
86.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
69.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
95%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
24.0%
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