Wesleyan University


Student Population
Wesleyan University overview
Location Middletown, Connecticut
Online wesleyan.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Wesleyan University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Middletown, Connecticut, Wesleyan University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 12,706 prospective students applied, and 2,218 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 803 enrolled in the school.  3,052 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 165 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $54,314 plus fees of $630. Wesleyan University is ranked 502 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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GPA 3.73
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Wesleyan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$630
Room and Board $15,060
Budget for Other Expenses$1,465
Total One Year Cost$72,669


Average Salary After 10 Years
$58,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
92% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Wesleyan University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 24%
Visual and Performing Arts 14%
Ethnic Studies 12%
Psychology 11%
English and Literature 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=130697 IPEDS survey data for Wesleyan University.