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West Virginia Wesleyan College Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
1,350
Total Undergrads
Including 26 Part-time
372
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 1 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

55% Women
45% Men

Athletics

NCAA Division II (with football)

West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conf

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports

Coaches

8
Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $44,491)
9
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $26,280)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
All Track Combined 51 50 - -
Baseball 47 - - -
Basketball 24 17 - -
Football 128 - - -
Golf 13 9 - -
Lacrosse - 17 - -
Soccer 40 29 - -
Softball - 22 - -
Swimming 14 14 - -
Tennis 14 7 - -
Volleyball - 24 - -

Diversity

Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9%
Black/non-Hispanic 7.7%
Hispanic 2.5%
Non-resident alien 4.6%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 2.3%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 81.1%
Disabilities
Percent of students with disability 6%

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Library on campus
Living
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 19 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

Musical Groups
  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Marching Band
  • Music Ensemble
  • Pep Band
Performance Arts
  • Dance
  • Drama Theater
  • Musical Theater
  • Opera
Journalism & Publications
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Television Station
  • Radio Station
Other
  • International Student Organization
  • Student Government
  • Campus Ministries

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 1
Liquor Law Violation 1
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 16
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Amanda from Elkins, WV
  • 5
  • I love living on campus. I may not live in the nicest dorm but for the price, it's wonderful. The RAs are really nice and helpful.…

  • May-18-2012 Read More
  • Jessica from Sarasota, FL
  • 5
  • All of the students on campus are very inviting and welcoming. The dorms are only a better way to bring everyone together. The men or women you live with become…

  • Jun-11-2012 Read More
  • Jaclyn from Pennsauken, NJ
  • 5
  • Dorm life at Wesleyan is fantastic. Everyone is so welcoming and helpful. The resident assistants are always there to help anyone out. Also you mean a lot of lifelong friends…

  • Jul-27-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 3
  • Rina from Columbia, MD
  • Jul-31-2013 I am a current student here

    Food and dinning needs an upgrade. It can be good sometimes in the dinning hall, but there's always Catz Claws and Sunny Bucks when it's not. Some student go to fast food restaurants outside of campus or sheetz.

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  • 3
  • Thomas from South Africa
  • Jun-05-2013 I am a past student here

    The cafeteria offers great choices in food, but the hours are sometimes not suitable. Almost the whole student body is signed up for a meal plan and everyone eats together. During the times when the cafeteria is not open, there are places to get food, but the hours are also limited. Sometimes a drive to Walmart or Sheetz (with great made-to-order food) is necessary.

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  • 2
  • Channing from Chesapeake, VA
  • May-04-2013 I am a current student here

    I felt they had the same things all the time and were not geared to college athletes who want to eat healthy. Their hours of operation did not match with a college athletes schedule.

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  • 4
  • Michael from South Charleston, WV
  • Mar-19-2013 I am a current student here

    A cafeteria that is without complaints is a rare find wherever you may be, and Wesleyan is no exception. But in all fairness it has improve from one year to the next and does offer a fairly wide variety of foods. It is all a matter of finding something you like.

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  • 2
  • Andrew from SPOTSYLVANIA, VA
  • Mar-18-2013 I am a current student here

    The food is a different experience to say the least. There might be digest-ants in the food for the foreign kids to help them break the food down. It'll run through you but they do have the days where they hit the food on the head and its great.

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  • 4
  • Jordan from Buckhannon, WV
  • Jan-04-2013 I am a current student here

    The good I have eaten at this college has always been really good! I haven't had a bad experience yet with the dining.

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  • 4
  • Madison from Tecumseh, MI
  • Nov-06-2012 I am a current student here

    Aladdin food here at Wesleyan is better than ever. They always have a variety, so no matter what you are looking for, your cravings will be satisfied.

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  • 3
  • Jamar from Hampton, VA
  • Oct-03-2012 I am a current student here

    The dining serve varies of food and drinks. In my option most of the food they serve are disgusting

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Rina from Columbia, MD
  • Jul-31-2013 I am a current student here

    I am in a sorority and i love Greek Life, it is one of the best decisions i have made in college, it is a great way to make new friends and get evolve with something with a cause.

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  • 0
  • Thomas from South Africa
  • Jun-05-2013 I am a past student here

    Greek Life is a huge part of the college, with more than 25% of the students being a part of it. They are also highly respected in the community because of the many philanthropy events that are undertaken. If Greek Life is not for you, there are many other organizations to become involved in.

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  • 0
  • Andrew from SPOTSYLVANIA, VA
  • Mar-18-2013 I am a current student here

    There are plenty of fraternities and sororities to get into on Wesleyan's campus. There are plenty of Greek week events such as jump week and spring sing. Also frats and sororities get involved in the community which is also great.

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  • 0
  • Jordan from Buckhannon, WV
  • Jan-04-2013 I am a current student here

    Greek life is amazing on campus. All of the organizations are very involved and are very friendly. I am actually thinking about joining and going Greek this semester!

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  • 0
  • Jessica from Sarasota, FL
  • Jun-11-2012 I am a current student here

    Although it may seem that everyone is involved in Greek Life that isn't true. A small percentage of the campus actually has a greek affiliation. However, if what you are looking for is to become involved in greek life we have 5 social fraternities, and 4 social sororities along with numerous academic, honor, and other greek organizations.

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