1,592
Students
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36,140
Avg. Financial Aid
Very Selective
Admission Difficulty
69
69%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Wofford College is a 4-year institution located in Spartanburg, SC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 429 N. Church Street
Spartanburg, SC  29303
United States
Contact Ms. Britt Shisler
Visit Coordinator
Email: admission@wofford.edu
Phone: 864-597-4132
Fax: 864-597-4147

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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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 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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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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Natural Resources And Conservation 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

3,092
Applied
2,142
Accepted
1,592
Enrolled
69%
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Female Admissions

1,689
Females Applied
1,246
Females Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,403
Males Applied
896
Males Accepted
64%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.69
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Recommended Interview
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen January 15th March 1st
Early decision plan November 1st December 1st
Other early decision plan November 15th February 1st
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 570 660
SAT Math 550 650
ACT Composite 24 30

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

42,355
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Fees

1,510
Full-time student fees
12,685
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

36,140
Avg. Financial Aid Package
37,760
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
28,884
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,410
Avg. Loan Aid
17,161
Avg. Grant Aid
32,355
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
82%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
39%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,592
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
46%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.21%
Black or African American 7.98%
White or Caucasian 79.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.25%
Asian 2.32%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.19%
Two or more races 4.02%
Other 0.38%

Gender

Male (47.11%)
Female (52.89%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 93%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Winter Lighting and Spring Weekend

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
W.A.R. - Wofford Athletics and Recreation, W.A.C. - Wofford Activities Council, Twin Towers - Service Organization, Math Academy and Arcadia Volunteer Corp

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
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Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark Division 1B Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Riflery No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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 Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 1 Checkmark
Riflery No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

173
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 146
Part-time - 27
Male - 101
Female - 72