Illinois Wesleyan University

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General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 2900

Bloomington, IL 61702-2900

(309) 556-3031

(800) 332-2498

Fax: (309) 556-3820



Contact: Tony Bankston

Dean of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 2900

Bloomington, IL 61702-2900

(309) 556-3034

www.iwu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,125

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 562

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,115

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 52%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 90%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African Studies B
American Studies B
Asian Studies B
Central/Eastern European Studies B
Diplomatic Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Western European Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B
Music Theatre B
Music Theory/Composition B
Musical theater B
Stringed Instruments B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Insurance/Risk Management B
International Business B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Illinois Wesleyan University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(309) 556-1000
Website:www.iwu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.iwu.edu/admissions/applications/
Address:1312 N Park St, Bloomington, IL 61702-2900
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,771
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):78%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,771 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$44,142
Out-of-state Tuition:$44,142
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$23,390

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Illinois Wesleyan University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Illinois Wesleyan University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education2
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies3
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts10
Grand total42

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Illinois Wesleyan University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Illinois Wesleyan University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$44,142
Out-of-state$44,142
Books and supplies$800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid450100%
Grant or scholarship aid450100%$23,390
Student loan aid29064%$8,137

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,81198%$22,378
Federal student loans1,13061%$7,268

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Illinois Wesleyan University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Illinois Wesleyan University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,8411,6322,209
Percent admitted100%59%58%
Percent admitted who enrolled11%13%10%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Illinois Wesleyan University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,771
Undergraduate enrollment1,771
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Illinois Wesleyan University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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