Wesleyan University


Student Population
Best Colleges National Rank
 Location Middletown, Connecticut
 Online wesleyan.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Mid-size
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered 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 11,928 prospective students applied, and 2,129 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 774 enrolled in the school.  3,069 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 137 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $52,174 plus fees of $630. Wesleyan University is ranked 495 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueJan 1, 2019
Applicant CompetitionVery High

Cost to Attend

Costs for Wesleyan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$630
Room and Board $14,466
Budget for Other Expenses$1,465
Total One Year Cost$69,935


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%