Wells College

Aurora, NY, USA
3.48 Average Rating

Wells College is a coeducational 4-year liberal arts college located in the Finger Lakes region of New York State. Wells confers undergraduate degrees in over 45 academic majors and all classes feature hands-on learning components, including two required off-campus internships prior to graduation. In addition, Wells is home to the 3/2 program enabling students to earn two degrees with three years of study on campus and two additional years at an affiliated university. Once every year, Wells holds the annual Odd/Even Game where students in even-numbered class years challenge those in odd-numbered years to a basketball game.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In-State Students
76%
Out-Of-State Students
23%
0
100
78%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1116
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. December 15, 2018
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 15, 2018
Fall Regular Decision March 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
463
Total Number of Undergrads
463
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
55%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
61%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$16,669
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$29,400
Out-of-State Tuition
$29,400
0
100
80%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$29,789
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
36
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Syracuse
Boston
Rochester
Washington
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
55%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$35,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.48 Average Rating
wells college is rated a 9, just like any other college it has its faults but overall this is a wonderful environment. the scenery is beautiful and its a nice peaceful place fit to get work done and have fun! i truly love my school its very accommodating.
Ashley from Aurora, NY
Wells is a fun college with unique traditions! I loved playing sports here. The small community is amazing.
Jessi from Kapa'a, HI

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