1,564
Students
Financial aid thermometer
19,031
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
71
71%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Edgewood College is a Comprehensive institution located in Madison, WI, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, WI  53711-1997
United States
Contact Ms. Christine Benedict
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Email: admissions@edgewood.edu
Phone: 608-663-2294
Fax: 608-663-2214

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Drama And Dance Teacher Education Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Cytotechnology Checkmark
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,447
Applied
1,029
Accepted
1,564
Enrolled
71%
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Female Admissions

1,010
Females Applied
752
Females Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

437
Males Applied
277
Males Accepted
63%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.5
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
2 recommendations
Other requirements: Two of the following: cumulative high school GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, a rank in the top 50% of their high school graduating class and/or a composite score of 18 on the ACT or an equivalent SAT score

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st August 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st August 15th Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 554 550 590
SAT Math 564 510 630
ACT Composite 23 21 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,500
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Fees

11,020
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

19,031
Avg. Financial Aid Package
22,039
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
14,873
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,582
Avg. Loan Aid
6,399
Avg. Grant Aid
13,323
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,564
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
8%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.25%
Black or African American 3.02%
White or Caucasian 78.76%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.26%
Asian 2.89%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.2%
Two or more races 2.56%
Other 2.76%

Gender

Male (27.49%)
Female (72.51%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 35%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Winterfrost, Fall Fest and Spring Fest

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
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Most popular organizations:
Circle K, Student Education Association, Student Government Association, Rotaract and Ambassadors

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
lighted pathways/sidewalks, Eagle Alert System, Public Address System, Safe Ride Shuttle, extensive video surveillance system

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

284
Total Faculty
9:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 152
Part-time - 132
Male - 105
Female - 179