Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many colleges have suspended or relaxed some admitted student requirements and extended decision and enrollment deposit deadlines. We recommend that you contact the colleges to which you have been accepted directly for the most updated and accurate information.

Edward Waters College, founded in 1866, is a private, church-affiliated liberal arts college. Its 21-acre campus is located in Jacksonville.

Website: www.ewc.edu/

Private
Co-ed
751
Undergraduate
Students
(44.6%) 335 Women
(55.4%) 416 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Noncompetitive
Overall Admission Rate
23% of 1,611 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.64
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
14-17 range of middle 50%
See more

Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$20,807
Tuition and Fees
$13,525
Room and Board
$7,282
Average Percent of Need Met
50%
Average Freshman Award
$4,835
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$9,000
See more

Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
36
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 32% of classes
10-19 students: 21% of classes
20-29 students: 34% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
See more

Campus Life

Jacksonville Population
842,583
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Tiger
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
See more

Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
83.2% Black/African-American
1.3% Hispanic/Latino
0.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
1.4% White
1.1% Unknown
International Students
Not reported
First-Year Students Returning
53.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
See more

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2020 Peterson's, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved.