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Wilson College Stats, Info and Facts

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790 Students

59% Admitted

  • 1,216 full time
  • 398 part time
  • 24 men full time
  • 368 women full time
  • 514 applied
  • 266 admitted
  • 70 enrolled

827 Undergraduates

$23,745 Tuition/Year

  • 37 Graduates
  • 244 Non-Degree
  • $23,745 in state
  • $685 fees
  • $11,594 room & board
  • $1,260 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Presbyterian Church (USA)
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Mid East Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Four-one-four plan
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Student Class of 2013
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  • Wilson College is a small school so everybody knows everybody, and you will see a familiar face everywhere you go. We form friendships right away and there is a lot…

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  • Megan from Bethel, PA
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  • I have enjoyed my time at Wilson college. I have been able to play multiple sports and excelled in classes. The work isn't always easy but it will be worth…

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  • Nicole from Hagerstown, MD
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  • Wilson College is currently in financial crisis and students have been rallying to protect this school's future. I am inspired by the history of this school and the reaction from…

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Mission Statement

Wilson is an independent college dedicated to the education of women, rigorous study in the liberal arts and sciences, and strong career preparation. Wilson is committed to the life of the mind and spirit, to environmental sustainability, and to preparing articulate, ethical leaders who will serve their communities and professions effectively in an increasingly complex, interdependent and global world. The College is distinguished by its supportive, diverse and close-knit community, which is guided by the Wilson Honor Principle.

Approved by the Board of Trustees, May 11, 2002

Wilson College
  • Located in Chambersburg, PA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 790 students enrolled
  • 59% admitted
  • $23,745 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Daniela from Brick, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    i do enjoy attending wilson for the most part, its just hard for me to work while i am a student there which makes paying bills very difficult.

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  • Arianna from Williamstown, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    Definitely not a party school, but we still manage to have fun. During Finals Week alone we had a snowball fight, built snowmen, went sledding, and had a massive hangout featuring Disney movies, food, and coloring. You can always find someone to hang out with, and everyone is super friendly - I can't imagine attending school anywhere else.

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