Wellesley College

106 Central St
Wellesley, MA 2481
(781) 283-1000
http://www.wellesley.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 2,324
  • Student to faculty ratio: 8 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $50,648
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $49,226
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $40,662
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $39,240

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 60%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $15,672
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 13%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,325
  • Students receiving federal aid: 15%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,933
  • Students receiving state aid: 20%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 53%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 4,001
  • Percent admitted: 36%
  • Percent admitted (men): unknown
  • Percent admitted (women): 36%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 640, 740
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 630, 725
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 650, 740

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,498
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 3%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 97%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 91%
  • Graduation rate (men): unknown
  • Graduation rate (women): 91%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors