Illinois Wesleyan University

Women's D3 Coach: Kim Nelson-Brown
2 / 10
1,693 Undergrads / 1,693 Students
9 / 10
$28,912 Net Price
6 / 10
61% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Illinois and Wisc. (CCIW)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
11 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
72% / 77%
Calendar System
Four-one-four plan
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
Lily Summers Plainfield North IL OH
Evy Makris Sandburg IL Mid
Jenna Curbis Plainfield South IL L, DS
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Events By Illinois Wesleyan University Coaches
Jun 3-6 '19
Bloomington, IL
Women's 13-18
1312 N Park St, Bloomington, IL, 61702 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Bloomington/Normal Illinois Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Peoria Illinois Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Urbana-Champaign Illinois Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Springfield Illinois Area
  • Greater Milwaukee Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
Where Grads Work
  • State Farm
  • Caterpillar Inc.
  • PwC
  • Allstate
  • Deloitte
  • McGladrey
  • Illinois State University
  • COUNTRY Financial
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Aon Hewitt
  • Northwestern University
  • Walgreens
  • EY
  • Northern Trust Corporation
  • Chicago Public Schools
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Services
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Arts and Design
  • Media and Communication
  • Research
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
510 - 640
560 - 670
910 - 1110
23 - 30
23 - 28
24 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.


This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 3,719 1,557 2,162
% Admitted 61% 60% 62%
% Admits That Enroll 18% 22% 15%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.75
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (29%)
    Accounting (12%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (11%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (10%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (10%)
    Business/Commerce, General (9%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (9%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (9%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Psychology, General (6%)
    Social Sciences (5%)
    Finance, General (5%)
    Education (5%)
    Physical Sciences (4%)
    English Language & Literature (4%)
    Political Science and Government, General (3%)
    Computer Science (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$50,028
    Books & Supplies$800
    Cost of Living$11,412
    Personal Expenses$1,600
    Sticker Price$63,840

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$31,827
    Federal Grants30%$5,168
    Pell Grants30%$4,758
    Other Federal30%$413
    State & Local Grants29%$4,734
    Institutional Grants99%$29,243
    Student Loans71%$9,227
    Federal Loans70%$5,754
    Other Loans40%$6,270

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $234 Million $138,107

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $26,200 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with volleyball is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 738 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $59,100

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.0 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 72% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 5 5
    Fondling 4 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 2 2
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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