Illinois Wesleyan University: Review & Facts

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Illinois Wesleyan University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,845 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1850 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Bloomington, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
41
Fair
Illinois Wesleyan University will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree.

Illinois Wesleyan University follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 41 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Psychology, Biology, Accounting and Finance, and Music. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
93%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Illinois Wesleyan University is very high at 93% (well above Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Illinois Wesleyan University is good - 78%.

Student to faculty ratio at Illinois Wesleyan University is good -- 11:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$42,500
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high - $42,300 per year. The additional fees at Illinois Wesleyan University beyond tuition are around $200; this makes it a total of $42,500 per year.

Read the details about Illinois Wesleyan University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
62%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 3,744 applications were submitted and 2,318 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept your advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Illinois Wesleyan University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,100
Medium
Illinois Wesleyan University provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Illinois Wesleyan University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Illinois Wesleyan University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,300 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, around $6,100 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Illinois Wesleyan University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Illinois Wesleyan University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Illinois Wesleyan University Location and Maps



Post Address: Illinois Wesleyan University, 1312 N Park St, Bloomington, Illinois 61702-2900, USA
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