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Wellesley College

Wellesley College

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Wellesley College is a small (under 5,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in New England in a large suburb. The highest degree offered is a Bachelor's degree and the school is exclusively four year undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Wellesley College include: Economics, General with 66 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 51 Bachelors awards; Political Science and Government, General with 47 Bachelors awards; English Language and Literature, General with 35 Bachelors awards; Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 34 Bachelors awards;. Wellesley College is located at 106 Central St in Wellesley, MA 02481.

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Wellesley College Facts


Wellesley College is located at 106 Central St in Wellesley, MA 02481

Total Applicants: 4,548
Percent Admitted: 30%
Dorm Capacity: 2,211
Graduation Rate: 92%
Retention Rate: 96%
Transfer out Rate: 3%
Undergrads Under 18: 3%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 96%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 2%

Wellesley College telephone number: (781) 283-1000

The highest degree offered is: Bachelor's degree


Wellesley College Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $42,082
Total Cost In State: $57,164
Total Cost Out of State: $57,164


Admissions stats for Wellesley College

Your chances are around 30% based on admission statistics for Wellesley College. That's not too bad.

Student Demographics at Wellesley College
Wellesley College Demographics
Totals: 559
     Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Females: 559 (100% of total)
Asians: 133
     Asian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Asian Females: 133 (24% of total)
Blacks: 42
     Black Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Black Females: 42 (8% of total)
Hispanics: 62
     Hispanic Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 62 (11% of total)
Native Americans: 1
     Native American Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 1 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 23
     Mixed Race Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 23 (4% of total)
Whites: 255
     White Males: 0 (0% of total)
     White Females: 255 (46% of total)
Foreign Students: 36
     Foreign Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Foreign Females: 36 (6% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Wellesley College
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Economics, General
(66 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(51 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(47 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(35 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(34 Bachelors degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(25 Bachelors degrees)
Neuroscience
(25 Bachelors degrees)
Chemistry, General
(20 Bachelors degrees)
Spanish Language and Literature
(19 Bachelors degrees)
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
(14 Bachelors degrees)
Mathematics, General
(14 Bachelors degrees)
Environmental Studies
(14 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(13 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(13 Bachelors degrees)
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
(13 Bachelors degrees)
Biochemistry
(12 Bachelors degrees)
Women's Studies
(12 Bachelors degrees)
Sociology
(11 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(11 Bachelors degrees)
French Language and Literature
(10 Bachelors degrees)
French Language and Literature
(10 Bachelors degrees)
East Asian Studies
(10 Bachelors degrees)
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
(9 Bachelors degrees)
Spanish Language and Literature
(9 Bachelors degrees)
Computer and Information Sciences, General
(9 Bachelors degrees)
Philosophy
(8 Bachelors degrees)
Women's Studies
(8 Bachelors degrees)
Ancient Studies/Civilization
(7 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(7 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(7 Bachelors degrees)
Wellesley College Weather
Wellesley College Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 48.60 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 47.70 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 81.51 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 49.99 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 61.04 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 70.16 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 11.59 (mph)
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 Non Drinking School
 Lenient Parking
 Hot Girls
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 Lots of Rain
 Party Girls
 Easy Transfer Process


   
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