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Warren Wilson College
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  • 4 Year
  • SWANNANOA, NC

Report Card

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

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Warren Wilson is a private college located in Swannanoa Township, North Carolina in the Asheville Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 619 undergraduate students. The Warren Wilson acceptance rate is 85%. Popular majors include Psychology, Environmental Science, and Sociology. Graduating 42% of students, Warren Wilson alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $19,500.

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701 WARREN WILSON RD
SWANNANOA, NC 28778
Athletic Division
USCAA
Athletic Conference
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Warren Wilson College Rankings

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WWC Admissions

Acceptance Rate
85%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1120-1280
ACT Range
21-29
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$25,718 / 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
$26,803 / 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
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 18 responses
55%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 20 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 20 responses

Majors

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
    52%
  • On Campus
    33%
  • Online
    14%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
619 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
6
Undergrads Over 25
5%
Pell Grant
47%
Varsity Athletes
30%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 13 responses
  • Laid back and accepting
    54%
  • Somewhat delusional
    23%
  • Accepting, Socially Conscious, and Intellectual
    15%
  • Completely delusional
    8%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
99%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 17 responses
Poll
78%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 27 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 15 responses
  • Small, tight-knit and unique
    67%
  • Claustrophobic
    13%
  • Radiant, intense, surreal
    13%
  • horrible
    7%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$25,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
42%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
63%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 8 responses

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