Dakota Wesleyan University

1200 W University Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-2600
http://www.dwu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 763
  • Undergraduate population: 735
  • Student to faculty ratio: 11 to 1

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

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $25,870
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $25,370
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $25,870
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $25,370

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 100%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $10,021
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 42%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,662
  • Students receiving federal aid: 42%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,873
  • Students receiving state aid: 14%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 99%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 523
  • Percent admitted: 75%
  • Percent admitted (men): 77%
  • Percent admitted (women): 72%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 340, 520
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 400, 540
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 730
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 41%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 59%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 39%
  • Graduation rate (men): 30%
  • Graduation rate (women): 46%

Degrees Offered

  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters