Wilberforce University

Wilberforce, OH

Wilberforce University

Wilberforce, OH

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Tuition & Fees

$13,250

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
445
25th
350
75th
405
25th
381
75th
19
25th
15
75th
19
25th
15
75th
19
25th
14
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undergraduateRatios

42%

male

58%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,655
Declined 1,033
Total Received 2,688
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Private

605

undergraduate students

15

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Wilberforce University, founded in 1856, is a private, historically black, liberal arts university affiliated with the A.M.E. church. Its 125-acre campus is located in Wilberforce, 18 miles east of Dayton, OH.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 620
Established in 1856
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation African Methodist-Episcopal
Historically Black college/university yes

Social Networks

125-acre campus in Wilberforce (population: 2,271), 18 miles from Dayton; branch campus in Columbus. Air and bus serve Dayton. School operates transportation from airport and bus station during fall and spring registration periods.

  • Campus Setting: Rural community

Wilberforce University
1055 North Bickett Road
Wilberforce, OH
45384

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
445
25th
350
75th
405
25th
381
75th
19
25th
15
75th
19
25th
15
75th
19
25th
14

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Application deadline (priority deadline) January 1
Application deadline (final deadline) June 30
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,655
Declined 1,033
Total Received 2,688

Admissions Factors

Required

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record
Secondary School GPA

Recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Secondary School Rank
Recommendations

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

Not Reported

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Reader services
  • Special housing

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Financial Aid

91%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$10,506

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $12,020
Room $4,000
Board $3,000
Additional fees $1,230
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $21,450
Average Financial Aid - $10,506
Total with Avg. Aid $10,944

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 800 367-8565
F: 937 376-4752
ecounselor@wilberforce.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Track and field x country

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, American Mideast Conference

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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other.
Computer Engineering, General.
Computer Science.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
English Language and Literature, General.
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other.
General Literature.
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
Information Technology.
International and Intercultural Communication.
Management Information Systems, General.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mass Communication/Media Studies.
Mechanical Engineering.
Music Theory and Composition.
Nuclear Engineering.
Organizational Leadership.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Surveying Engineering.
Voice and Opera.

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Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science

620

total students

43%

in-state

57%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

98%

605
students

Female
58%
351

Male
42%
254

2%

15
students

Female
47%
7

Male
53%
8

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

93%

563
students

Female
57%
322

Male
43%
241

7%

42
students

Female
69%
29

Male
31%
13

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Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

Not Reported

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of Some
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Not reported

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

90

semester hours

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