Tuition & Fees

$40,245

$40,245

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

50%

50%

male

female

1
11

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

71%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,009
Declined + 786
Total Received 2,795
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Private (nonprofit)

1,613

undergraduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
31%
500-599
48%
400-499
12%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
6%
600-699
38%
500-599
44%
400-499
12%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
3%
600-699
35%
500-599
47%
400-499
13%
300-399
2%
200-299
0
30-36
29%
24-29
43%
18-23
25%
12-17
3%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
14%
24-29
54%
18-23
29%
12-17
3%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
18%
24-29
53%
18-23
29%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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School Facts

Wofford College, established in 1854, is a four-year, residential liberal arts college located in Spartanburg, S.C.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 1,613
Established in 1854
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Methodist
Accredited by •  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Spartanburg, SC

170-acre campus in Spartanburg (population: 37,647), 65 miles from Charlotte. Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Charlotte. School operates transportation to airport by arrangement. Public transportation serves campus.

Wofford College
429 North Church Street
Spartanburg, SC 29303-3663

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
92%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
96%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
6 fraternities 45% of male students
 
4 sororities 54% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
42%
Top 1/4
72%
Top 1/2
94%
Bottom 1/2
6%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
31%
500-599
48%
400-499
12%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
6%
600-699
38%
500-599
44%
400-499
12%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
3%
600-699
35%
500-599
47%
400-499
13%
300-399
2%
200-299
0
30-36
29%
24-29
43%
18-23
25%
12-17
3%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
14%
24-29
54%
18-23
29%
12-17
3%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
18%
24-29
53%
18-23
29%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $35
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline February 1
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 15
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

71%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,009
Declined + 786
Total Received 2,795

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

John W. Birney
Director of Admission
P: 864 597-4130
F: 864 597-4147
admission@wofford.edu

Cost

Tuition $40,245
Room & board $11,635
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $53,080
Average Financial Aid - $33,788
Total with Avg. Aid $19,292

Financial Aid

91%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$33,788

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,417,833
State $4,214,741
Institutional $16,639,375
Other external $869,801
Total $23,141,750

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $2,033,027
Institutional $7,554,480
Other external $1,080,880
Total $10,668,387

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Southern Conference (Division I, Football I-AA)
Mascot
Terriers
School colors
old gold and black
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art History
Biology
Business Economics
Chemistry
Chinese Language/Literature
Computer Science
Economics
English
Environmental Studies
Finance
French
German
Government
History
Humanities
Intercultural Studies
Mathematics
Philosophy
Physics
Psychology
Religion
Sociology
Spanish
Theatre
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Undergraduate

100%

1,613
students

Female
50%
811

Male
50%
802

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

97%

1,573
students

Female
51%
793

Male
49%
780

undergraduatePart-time

3%

40
students

Female
45%
18

Male
55%
22

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
8%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
80%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

51%

Transfer applicants accepted

52%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 3.00
College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: February 1

Spring: December 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

62

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

62

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 25
Countries most often represented Australia
Belgium
Canada
China
Mexico
Rwanda
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Sara Riggs
Assistant Director
864 597-4168
riggssb@wofford.edu

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