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Baldwin Wallace University
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  • 4 Year
  • BEREA, OH

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Thank you to the BW community for your efforts during the years of this pandemic and to the BW Health Advisory Committee, which works tirelessly to safeguard our campus. BW will continue to emphasize numerous campus health measures and community protocols that, taken together, create a safer environment for our community. Learn More

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

275 EASTLAND RD
BEREA, OH 44017
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Ohio Athletic Conference
From Baldwin Wallace University

Baldwin Wallace University is an academic community committed to the liberal arts and sciences as the foundation for lifelong learning.

The University fulfills this mission through a rigorous academic program that is characterized by excellence in teaching and learning within a challenging, supportive environment that enhances students' intellectual and spiritual growth.

Baldwin Wallace assists students in their preparation to become contributing, compassionate citizens of an increasingly global society and encourages their pursuit of personal and professional excellence.

In 1845, more than 15 years before the Civil War, Baldwin Wallace was founded as one of the first colleges in the nation to admit students without regard to race or gender. Today, you’ll find that spirit of inclusiveness has flourished and evolved into a personalized approach to education: one that fosters your individual growth as you learn to learn, experience new ideas and prepare for the certainty of change.

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Baldwin Wallace University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
70%
SAT Range
1040-1260
ACT Range
21-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$25,274 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$23,091 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
92%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 50 responses
66%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 65 responses
69%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 65 responses

Majors

Engineering at Baldwin Wallace University

Small class sizes and individual attention are inherent to the program. Coupled with comprehensive coursework & extensive lab experiences, you’ll receive preparation for employment or for postgraduate studies. Independent research projects, off-campus experiences and internships allow you to customize your studies. Supportive faculty assist you in career prep through mentoring, networking & more.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    49%
  • On Campus
    50%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,712 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
148
Undergrads Over 25
7%
Pell Grant
32%
Varsity Athletes
20%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 39 responses
  • Friendly
    51%
  • Homebody
    18%
  • Outgoing
    8%
  • Relaxed
    8%
  • Smart
    5%
  • Snobby
    5%
  • Charismatic
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
78%
Poll
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 76 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 87 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 44 responses
  • Community
    48%
  • Awwwjackets!
    18%
  • Diversity
    11%
  • Suffocating
    9%
  • Family
    2%
  • Lowkey
    2%
  • Sisterhood
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
70%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 34 responses

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