Tuition & Fees

$34,450

$34,450

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
10%
600-699
28%
500-599
48%
400-499
14%
700-800
8%
600-699
36%
500-599
46%
400-499
10%
30-36
25%
24-29
36%
18-23
33%
12-17
6%
30-36
10%
24-29
50%
18-23
31%
12-17
9%
30-36
19%
24-29
45%
18-23
34%
12-17
2%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

1

teacher

10

students

More Student Details

Selective

45%

acceptance rate

Accepted 605
Declined + 711
Total Received 1,316
More Admissions Details

Private (nonprofit)

803

undergraduate students

5

graduate students

More Student Details

Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Nursing
  3. Psychology
More Majors

Codes

SAT 6941
ACT 2394

Social Networks

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
University of Missouri — Kansas City Kansas City, MO
Evangel University Springfield, MO
Central Methodist University Fayette, MO
University of Central Missouri Warrensburg, MO
Columbia College Columbia, MO
Culver–Stockton College Canton, MO
Missouri Southern State University Joplin, MO
Baker University Baldwin City, KS
William Woods University Fulton, MO
Westminster College Fulton, MO
See All School Suggestions for You
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

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 808
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)

Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

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 40% of male students
 
3 sororities 46% of female students
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
31%
Top 1/4
56%
Top 1/2
90%
Bottom 1/2
10%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
10%
600-699
28%
500-599
48%
400-499
14%
700-800
8%
600-699
36%
500-599
46%
400-499
10%
30-36
25%
24-29
36%
18-23
33%
12-17
6%
30-36
10%
24-29
50%
18-23
31%
12-17
9%
30-36
19%
24-29
45%
18-23
34%
12-17
2%

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

45%

acceptance rate

Accepted 605
Declined + 711
Total Received 1,316

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

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Admissions Contact

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

Financial Aid

65%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$31,003

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $33,500
Room & board $10,130
Additional fees $950
Books & supplies $800
Total $45,380
Average Financial Aid - $31,003
Total with Avg. Aid $14,377

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,205,469
State $386,540
Institutional $8,294,753
Other external $191,745
Total $10,078,507

Non-need-based

Federal
State $97,000
Institutional $3,728,630
Other external $20,500
Total $3,846,130
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

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

Financial Aid Officer

Daniel Holt
Director of Finanical Aid and Scholarship Services
holtd@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

Intramural/Recreational Sports

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

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

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
Theatre
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

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

808

total students

62%

in-state

38%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

99%

803
students

Female
55%
439

Male
45%
364

1%

5
students

Female
100%
5

Male
0%
0

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

97%

779
students

Female
55%
423

Male
45%
356

3%

24
students

Female
67%
16

Male
33%
8

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
79%
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

24%

Transfer applicants accepted

54%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of Some
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 Some
Essay or personal statement Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

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
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 22
Countries most often represented Australia
Canada
China
Germany
Great Britain
Spain
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

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway