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Wesleyan University Stats, Info and Facts

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2,900 students

24% admitted

  • 2,900 full time
  • 162 part time
  • 1,624 men full time
  • 1,276 women full time
  • 9,477 applied
  • 2,245 admitted
  • 745 enrolled

2,837 Undergraduates

$47,702 tuition/year

  • 361 Graduates
  • 17 Non-Degree
  • $47,702 in state
  • $300 fees
  • $13,226 room & board
  • $2,665 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: New England Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Cardinals
School Colors: Cardinal and black
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Brendan from Middletown, CT
  • 0
  • Around campus, there is a general environment of smart, open-minded individuals who are, by a large margin, happy to be at Wesleyan. The free exchange of ideas is valued greatly…

  • Mar-16-2012 Read More
  • Anonymous
  • 0
  • Wesleyan is political. Wesleyan is quirky. Wesleyan is a welcoming environment that embraces individuality. …

  • Jun-15-2012 Read More
  • Rilwan from Middletown, CT
  • 0
  • Wesleyan is all-in-all a great university. It is small enough so that students have the opportunity to really connect with their professors and each other, yet large enough that you…

  • Oct-23-2012 Read More
  • Brittany from Lithonia, GA
  • 0
  • Wesleyan University is a great university that allows self-growth. There are frequent parties and events to make up for a small-town located school. The diverse student body and great Wesleyan…

  • Apr-30-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Wesleyan University is dedicated to providing an education in the liberal arts that is characterized by boldness, rigor, and practical idealism. At Wesleyan, distinguished scholar-teachers work closely with students, taking advantage of fluidity among disciplines to explore the world with a variety of tools. The university seeks to build a diverse, energetic community of students, faculty, and staff who think critically and creatively and who value independence of mind and generosity of spirit.

Wesleyan University
  • Located in Middletown, CT
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 2,900 students enrolled
  • 24% admitted
  • $47,702 annual cost to attend
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Kayla from Bronx, NY
  • Dec-03-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    It is a fun place to be, the people are friendly and contribute to the diversity

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  • 5
  • Danielle from New Jersey
  • Apr-18-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Students are accepting, the faculty want you do succeed and the campus feels like home!

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