2,126
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,783
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
71
554/771
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Waldorf University is a Comprehensive institution located in Forest City, IA, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 106 South 6th Street
Forest City, IA  50436
United States

Majors & Degrees

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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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

771
Applied
554
Accepted
2,126
Enrolled
72%
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Female Admissions

279
Females Applied
207
Females Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

492
Males Applied
347
Males Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.07
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
One recommendation
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 520 470 560
SAT Math 510 460 550
ACT Composite 21 18 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

20,934
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Fees

1,142
Full-time student fees
7,524
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

13,783
Avg. Financial Aid Package
18,337
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
12,115
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,414
Avg. Loan Aid
7,090
Avg. Grant Aid
10,658
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
62%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
10%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,126
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
83%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.75%
Black or African American 12.42%
White or Caucasian 59.13%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8%
Asian 1.98%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.19%
Two or more races 0.94%
Other 14.77%

Gender

Male (62.79%)
Female (37.21%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 70%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming Week, De-Stress Weeks and Christmas Festival

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
More
music and theatre honor societies
Most popular organizations:
Student Activities Team, Education Club, Campus Ministry groups, intramurals and Radio/TV/ Newspaper

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
evening and night patrols by trained security personnel, camera surveillance system

Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
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Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Ice Hockey No No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

171
Total Faculty
19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 47
Part-time - 124
Male - 86
Female - 85