1,661
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,896
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
62
62%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Wesley College is a Comprehensive institution located in Dover, DE, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 120 North State Street
Dover, DE  19901-3875
United States
Contact Mr. Christopher Jester
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: christopher.jester@wesley.edu
Phone: 302-736-2468

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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Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation 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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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,933
Applied
1,836
Accepted
1,661
Enrolled
63%
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Female Admissions

1,538
Females Applied
961
Females Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,395
Males Applied
875
Males Accepted
63%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
2.71
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.2
One recommendation
Recommended Interview

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

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 16 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

25,646
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Fees

11,244
Room & board
5,720
Room only
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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 Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

13,896
Avg. Financial Aid Package
14,765
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
1,858
Avg. Loan Aid
0
Avg. Grant Aid
13,896
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
39%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
0%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,661
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
57%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.05%
Black or African American 37.09%
White or Caucasian 48.98%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.02%
Asian 1.02%
Two or more races 0.82%
Other 5.02%

Gender

Male (50.63%)
Female (49.37%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 66%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Families' Day and reunion

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Student Activity Board, Student Government Association and National Coeducation Community Service Organization

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

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 Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field Checkmark No 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 Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No

Faculty

170
Total Faculty
Full-time - 70
Part-time - 100
Male - 71
Female - 99