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Wabash College
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  • 4 Year
  • CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN

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Report Card

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

About

301 WEST WABASH AVENUE
CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN 47933
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III
Athletic Conference
North Coast Athletic Conference
From Wabash College

Founded in 1832, when a group of Dartmouth-educated ministers founded the College on what was then the western frontier. Wabash is a small, private liberal arts college whose mission is to educate men to think critically, act responsibly, lead effectively, and live humanely. For nearly 200 years, Wabash has educated countless doctors, lawyers, business leaders, teachers, scientists, and entrepreneurs.

A College of nearly 900 students from 31 states and 19 countries. The College sits on 65-acres, 45 miles northwest of Indianapolis, minutes from the heart of downtown Crawfordsville, a city of approximately 15,000.

Wabash is the ONLY college in the nation to make all of these best-of lists: Highest Alumni Salaries, Best Alumni Network, Great Professors, Great Classroom Experience, Great Financial Aid, Great, Career Services, Best School for Internships, and Happiest, Most Successful Alumni

*Rankings come from the Princeton Review's Best Colleges Guide 2022, Payscale.com, and Forbes

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Wabash College 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
63%
SAT Range
1120-1320
ACT Range
22-29
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$24,412 / 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
$34,358 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
100%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 10 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 14 responses
43%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 14 responses

Majors

Pre-Medicine & Pre-Law

Wabash has produced a significant number of doctors and lawyers through the years. With a 94% medical school acceptance rate and a 88% law school acceptance rate, Wabash should be on your college list if you're considering either of these paths.

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
    7%
  • On Campus
    89%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
868 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
0
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 9 responses
  • Hard-working
    67%
  • BUSY
    33%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
80%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 15 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 13 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 10 responses
  • Perfect
    40%
  • Heaven on Earth
    20%
  • Home away from home
    10%
  • Nice fit
    10%
  • Overrated, but still good
    10%
  • Strict
    10%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$56,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
75%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 7 responses

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