Wesleyan University is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Middletown, Connecticut. The campus is situated in a small city area and is home to 3,018 undergraduate students.
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Average Grant or Scholarship Aid
Wesleyan University has an acceptance rate of 16%. The acceptance rate of 16% implies that for every 100 students that applied 16 students got accepted. 13,264 students appied to Wesleyan University. 16% of the students that applied got accepted, and 35% that that got accepted enrolled.
Number of Applicants
The cost for undergraduate students to attend Wesleyan University for an academic year can be broken down into $56,704 for tuition, $630 for fees, $1,200 for books and supplies, $15,724 for room and board and $1,465 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.
Tuition and Fees
|Books and supplies||$1,200|
|Room and board||$15,724|
The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Wesleyan University is 92%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 89% compared to 94% for female undergraduate students.
The retention rate for undergraduate students at Wesleyan University is 97%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.
The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Wesleyan University is $63,400 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $33,000 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $76,400.
Mean Earnings After 10 Years
Earnings Range After 10 Years
Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years
The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Wesleyan University is 92% compared to 8% of former students 10 years after entry not working.
The largest programs/majors at Wesleyan University include "Area Studies" with 118 graduates followed by "Psychology, General" with 104 graduates, "Economics" with 103 graduates, "Political Science and Government" with 86 graduates and "English Language and Literature, General" with 75 graduates.
|Political Science and Government||86|
|English Language and Literature, General||75|
ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.View all Programs and Majors