What Makes Us Special

About Illinois Wesleyan University

Illinois Wesleyan is a private, co-educational university with an enrollment of 1,700 and a student/faculty ratio of 11:1. The University has been known for its excellence in education since its founding in 1850. Majors, minors and programs range from traditional liberal arts and sciences to professional and pre-professional programs in the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Fine Arts (Schools of Art, Music and Theatre Arts) and the School of Nursing.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing560-650

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.8

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 52%
Men 48%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 84%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 11:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 95%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 275 114 11 1 401

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