Wesleyan University

Admissions

24%
of Applicants Admitted

Admitted Freshmen Ranked

  • 1% in Top 50% in H.S. Class
  • November 15, 2013
  • November 15, 2013
  • January 01, 2014
SAT Required

Test Score Ranges

25th percentile to 75th percentile
  • 1960–2230 SAT Total
  • 640–740 SAT Reading
  • 660–740 SAT Math
  • 660–750 SAT Writing
  • 29–33 ACT Composite
  • 29–34 ACT English
  • 27–33 ACT Math

Cost

$60,597
Annual tuition, fees, books, supplies, room and board
  • $45,358
  • $45,358
  • $1,365
  • $1,300

Will I Like It

3,083
number of undergraduates
  • Private Non-Profit
  • City
  • No affiliation
  • 46% Women

Famous Alumni

Gerald Baliles - Governor of Virginia

Robert Crispin - President and CEO of ING Investment Management

Jennifer Crittenden - TV Producer and Writer

Akiva Goldsman - Hollywood Producer and Screenwriter

Meredith Orren Hoffa - Writer and Comedian

Herb Kelleher - President and CEO of Southwest Airlines

Robert King - Editor-in-Chief of ESPN.com

Wendy Spero - Comedian and Actress

Beverly Daniel Tatum - College President

Stephen Trask - Composer and Lyricist



Areas of Study

Humanities

Art History

Science & Math

Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry

Social Sciences

Anthropology, Archeology

Extra Curriculars

Books, Chess, Anthropology Club, Church, Art Club, Band, College Democrats, College Republicans

Long Description

Wesleyan is a private, liberal arts university. Founded in 1831 as a university for men, it was coeducational from 1872 to 1912, then readopted coeducation in 1968. Its 240-acre campus is located in Middletown, 15 miles south of Hartford.

Mailing Address

237 High St
Middletown, CT 6459