8,440
Students
Financial aid thermometer
5,770
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
99
99%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Wilmington University is a University institution located in New Castle, DE, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 320 North DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE  19720-6491
United States
Contact Ms. Laura Morris
Director of Admissions
Email: undergradadmissions@wilmu.edu
Phone: 302-295-1179

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services 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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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences 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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,662
Applied
1,648
Accepted
8,440
Enrolled
99%
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Female Admissions

985
Females Applied
976
Females Accepted
99%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

677
Males Applied
672
Males Accepted
99%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
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 Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

8,928
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Fees

50
Full-time student fees
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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

5,770
Avg. Financial Aid Package
4,409
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,889
Avg. Loan Aid
1,100
Avg. Grant Aid
2,464
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
94% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
48%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
0%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

8,440
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
33%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.12%
Black or African American 21.07%
White or Caucasian 41.81%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.39%
Asian 1.92%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.16%
Two or more races 6.19%
Other 23.42%

Gender

Male (35.47%)
Female (64.53%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Commencement and Homecoming

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Green Team, Photography Club, WU Student United Way and Wildcat Cheerleaders

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Bowling No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Faculty

2,466
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 125
Part-time - 2,341