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4-Year School

Wofford College

Spartanburg, SC

Wofford College

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

3,520
Applied
2,238
Accepted
1,608
Enrolled
64%
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Female Admissions

1,944
Females Applied
1,287
Females Accepted
66%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,576
Males Applied
951
Males Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.64
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 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 600 670
SAT Math 580 680
ACT Composite 27 30

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

44,135
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Fees

1,575
Full-time student fees
13,225
Room & board
7,315
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Financial Aid

38,257
Avg. Financial Aid Package
39,226
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
29,072
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,280
Avg. Loan Aid
18,031
Avg. Grant Aid
33,590
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
83%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
40%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,608
Total Undergrad students
2%
International Students
44%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.73%
Black or African American 8.46%
White or Caucasian 79.66%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.12%
Asian 1.8%
Two or more races 3.3%
Other 1.06%

Gender

Male (47.2%)
Female (52.8%)

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 97%

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 No Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark No Checkmark
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No No Checkmark
Football Checkmark No Checkmark
Golf No No Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Riflery No No Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark No Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No Checkmark
Track And Field No No 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 No Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 1 Checkmark
Riflery No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Table Tennis No No No
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

182
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 148
Part-time - 34
Male - 103
Female - 79