928
Students
Financial aid thermometer
30,556
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
47
47%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

William Jewell College is a Comprehensive institution located in Liberty, MO, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 500 College Hill
Liberty, MO  64068
United States
Contact Mr. Brian Haines
Director of Admission Services
Email: hainesb@william.jewell.edu
Phone: 816-415-7871
Fax: 816-415-5040

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 Associate Bachelors
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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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History 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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,644
Applied
783
Accepted
928
Enrolled
48%
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Female Admissions

1,004
Females Applied
475
Females Accepted
47%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

640
Males Applied
308
Males Accepted
48%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.73
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported November 1st 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 548
SAT Math 572
ACT Composite 25 23 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

33,500
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Fees

900
Full-time student fees
9,930
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

30,556
Avg. Financial Aid Package
31,927
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
23,058
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,582
Avg. Loan Aid
19,039
Avg. Grant Aid
24,739
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
72%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
27%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

928
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
42%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.2%
Black or African American 4.63%
White or Caucasian 78.99%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.11%
Asian 1.19%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.11%
Two or more races 4.63%
Other 1.94%

Gender

Male (41.49%)
Female (58.51%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 85%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Hanging of the Green/Lighting of the Quad and Undergraduate Research Colloquium

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
College Union Activities, Intramurals, Mosaic, Student Senate and Black Student Association

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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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
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Faculty

129
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 82
Part-time - 47
Male - 63
Female - 66