William Jewell College

Liberty, MO

William Jewell College

Liberty, MO

Tuition & Fees

$34,450

$34,450

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
36%
500-599
49%
400-499
6%
700-800
18%
600-699
29%
500-599
47%
400-499
6%
30-36
19%
24-29
36%
18-23
41%
12-17
4%
30-36
7%
24-29
52%
18-23
35%
12-17
6%
30-36
14%
24-29
46%
18-23
39%
12-17
1%
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

1

teacher

10

students

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Selective

46%

acceptance rate

Accepted 538
Declined + 629
Total Received 1,167
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Private (nonprofit)

734

undergraduate students

5

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Nursing
  3. Psychology
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Codes

SAT 6941
ACT 2394

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Location

School Facts

William Jewell College, founded in 1849, is a private, four-year, coeducational institution. Its 200-acre campus is located in Liberty, MO, 20 minutes northeast of downtown Kansas City.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 739
Established in 1849
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)

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Liberty, MO

200-acre, suburban campus in Liberty (population: 31,507), 15 miles from Kansas City. Major airport, bus, and train serve Kansas City. Public transportation serves campus.

William Jewell College
500 College Hill
Liberty, MO 64068

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
85%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
96%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
3 fraternities 33% of male students
 
3 sororities 37% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
34%
Top 1/4
61%
Top 1/2
86%
Bottom 1/2
14%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
36%
500-599
49%
400-499
6%
700-800
18%
600-699
29%
500-599
47%
400-499
6%
30-36
19%
24-29
36%
18-23
41%
12-17
4%
30-36
7%
24-29
52%
18-23
35%
12-17
6%
30-36
14%
24-29
46%
18-23
39%
12-17
1%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline October 15 (priority deadline)
August 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Recommended

Selective

46%

acceptance rate

Accepted 538
Declined + 629
Total Received 1,167

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

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

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Interview
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Brian Haines
Director of Admission Services
P: 888 253-9355
F: 816 415-5040
admission@william.jewell.edu

Financial Aid

82%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$29,926.00

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $33,500
Room & board $10,220
Additional fees $950
Books & supplies $800
Total $45,470
Average Financial Aid - $29,926
Total with Avg. Aid $15,544

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,291,400
State $378,920
Institutional $7,765,198
Other external $348,675
Total $9,784,193

Non-need-based

Federal
State $60,000
Institutional $3,012,274
Other external $31,945
Total $3,104,219
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 816 415-5975
F: 816 415-5006
finaid@william.jewell.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Ashlea Buntin
Director of Finanical Aid and Scholarship Services
buntina@william.jewell.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cheerleading
cross-country
football
golf
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
weight lifting

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, non-tackle football, soccer, softball, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (indoor/sand)

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Athletic Directors

Tom Eisenhauer (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Great Lakes Valley Conference
Mascot
Cardinals
School colors
cardinal red and black

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Biochemistry
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Communication
Data Science
Digital Media Communication
Economics
Education
Education/Elementary
Education/Secondary
English
History
International Relations
Mathematics
Music
Music Education
Music/Performance
Musical Theatre
Non Profit Leadership
Nursing
Oxbridge History
Oxbridge History of Ideas
Oxbridge Institutions/Policy
Oxbridge Literature/Theory
Oxbridge Molecular Biology
Oxbridge Music
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychological Science
Public Relations
Spanish
Teaching
Theatre
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Nursing
  3. Psychology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Other

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

739

total students

63%

in-state

37%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

99%

734
students

Female
54%
397

Male
46%
337

1%

5
students

Female
100%
5

Male
0%
0

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

98%

724
students

Female
55%
393

Male
45%
331

2%

10
students

Female
40%
4

Male
60%
6

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
78%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

28%

Transfer applicants accepted

65%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

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

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Special transportation
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 10
Countries most often represented Australia
Brazil
Mexico
New Zealand
Nigeria
The Bahamas
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Traci Parker-Gray
Admission Counselor, Transfer and International Students
816 415-7507
parker-grayt@william.jewell.edu

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