958
Students
Financial aid thermometer
16,149
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
74
74%
Acceptance Rate
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Overview

William Woods University is a Comprehensive institution located in Fulton, MO, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address One University Avenue
Fulton, MO  65251
United States
Contact Mrs. Ashley Sundin
Admissions Office Coordinator
Email: ashley.sundin@williamwoods.edu
Phone: 573-592-4400
Fax: 573-592-1146

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 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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Education Associate Bachelors
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Elementary Education Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
American Sign Language (ASL) Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions 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

892
Applied
668
Accepted
958
Enrolled
75%
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Female Admissions

677
Females Applied
508
Females Accepted
75%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

215
Males Applied
160
Males Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.4
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)
Other requirements: 16 hours college preparatory units

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 15th 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 Math 487 580
ACT Composite 23 20 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

23,230
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Fees

955
Full-time student fees
9,700
Room & board
5,050
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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
Alumni

Financial Aid

16,149
Avg. Financial Aid Package
18,004
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
1,899
Avg. Grant Aid
13,497
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid

Student Body

958
Total undergrad students
5%
International Students
39%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.26%
Black or African American 4.89%
White or Caucasian 81.11%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.54%
Asian 0.65%
Two or more races 1.52%
Other 2.93%

Gender

Male (27.14%)
Female (72.86%)

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 63%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Student Activities Fair and President's Concert and Lecture Series Events

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
DECA, Students of Social Work, Campus Activities Board, Hands Up! and Campus Crusade for Christ

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

240
Total Faculty
16:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 60
Part-time - 180
Male - 141
Female - 99