Wellesley College

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4 / 10
2,534 Undergrads / 2,534 Students
5 / 10
$19,805 Net Price
10 / 10
22% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    New England (NEWMAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

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
8 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
84% / 91%
Calendar System
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
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • United Kingdom
  • London United Kingdom
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
Where Grads Work
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Harvard University
  • Google
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fidelity Investments
  • U.S. Department of State
  • Goldman Sachs
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Deloitte
  • Harvard Medical School
  • State Street
  • Citi
  • Merrill Lynch
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Legal
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Community and Social Services
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Arts and Design
  • Program and Project Management
  • Operations
  • Sales
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Test Scores
Critical Reading
660 - 750
680 - 780
1370 - 1530
33 - 35
28 - 33
31 - 34

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. Historical writing ranges: 670 - 750 for SAT; 8 - 10 for ACT

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

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Applicants 6,395 6,395
% Admitted 22% 100% 22%
% Admits That Enroll 44% % 44%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.98
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  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (25%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (14%)
    Economics, General (13%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (10%)
    Physical Sciences (7%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (7%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Computer and Information Sciences, General (7%)
    Political Science and Government, General (7%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (6%)
    Research and Experimental Psychology, Other (5%)
    English Language & Literature (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    English Language and Literature, General (4%)
    Neuroscience (4%)
    Foreign Languages (3%)
    Computer Software and Media Applications, Other (3%)
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    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$56,052
    Books & Supplies$800
    Cost of Living$17,096
    Personal Expenses$1,250
    Sticker Price$75,198

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    66% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship57%$52,403
    Federal Grants23%$5,753
    Pell Grants23%$4,954
    Other Federal19%$996
    State & Local Grants7%$1,703
    Institutional Grants57%$49,896
    Student Loans30%$5,111
    Federal Loans23%$3,209
    Other Loans12%$6,779

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $2.11 Billion $830,786

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $10,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $9,675 $106

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with softball is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 536 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $60,800

    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: 3.93 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 84% 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 2
    Fondling 1 1
    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 InstructionArts & sciences focus, 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

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