Warren Wilson College

701 Warren Wilson Rd, Swannanoa, NC
4-year
Small
Suburban

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Questions and Answers about Warren Wilson College

Helice B.
5 months ago
Is it possible to have classes be pass/fail rather than grade based?
Warren Wilson College
Only electives can be taken as Pass/Fail courses. All courses toward general education and your major will be grade-based.
Mosaic V.
5 months ago
What locations does Warren Wilson College frequent in your study abroad program?
Warren Wilson College
You can find out more about Study Abroad options and some sample study away courses on our website here: https://www.warren-wilson.edu/academics/study-abroad/
Cielo V.
6 months ago
How much debt does the average graduate have after leaving Warren Wilson College?
Ashton Z.
8 months ago
Are WWC scholarships based on merit or financial need?
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We have both! Merit scholarships are awarded by our Admissions Office at the time of acceptance and all applicants are eligible for consideration. These can total up to $24,000 per academic year. No separate application is required. Our Financial Aid Office awards need-based grants based on the results of your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). In addition to federal loans and grants, we award need-based grants in-house. Our FAFSA school code is 002979. The NC Free Tuition Plan and Milepost One are separate programs.
Kaitlin C.
10 months ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that Warren Wilson College offers?
Warren Wilson College
Merit scholarships are awarded by our Admissions Office at the time of acceptance and all applicants are eligible for consideration. These can total up to $24,000 per academic year. Our Financial Aid Office awards need-based grants based on the results of your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). In addition to federal loans and grants, we award need-based grants in-house. Our FAFSA school code is 002979. You can find more about scholarships here: https://www.warren-wilson.edu/admission/tuition-and-aid/
Dakota G.
10 months ago
What is the cost range for the different housing that is available to Warren Wilson College freshmen?
Warren Wilson College
For Fall 2022, room and board at Warren Wilson College is $12,050. This is all-inclusive and includes your meal plan and any dorm you are staying in. The only cost difference for housing is if you choose to pursue a medical single room. You can find more information about housing here: https://www.warren-wilson.edu/student-life/housing/

About

Think deeply. Care fiercely. Work hard. The Warren Wilson education gives you breadth with a time-honored liberal arts core and depth through our varied majors and minors. But we don’t stop there. Because like you, we believe that the best learning happens when you strike out, leave the shallows, and go deep. So we amplify your classroom experiences through two additional graduation requirements: On-campus work Community engagement Our Work Program sets you apart when you’re applying for jobs — you’ll already have a resume full of accomplishments. And participating in our Community Engagement Commitment adds service experience while providing you an opportunity to advocate for causes you care about. These core experiences are integrated with experiential learning opportunities like internships, study abroad, and career preparation via our personal and holistic approach to advising. Our Mission Warren Wilson College’s distinctive approach to education intentionally integrates academics, work, and community engagement to cultivate curiosity, empathy, and integrity. We empower graduates to pursue meaningful careers and lead purposeful lives dedicated to a just, equitable, and sustainable world.

Majors offered at Warren Wilson College

Biggest majors
Psychology, General
Natural Resources Conservation and Research
Sociology

Academics at Warren Wilson College

1140-1285
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Considered with application
21-28
ACT Score Range
1
36
Considered with application
Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selectivity
Least Selective (86% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Warren Wilson College demographics

74% White
7% Hispanic
7% Black
4% Multiracial
2% Asian
1% Native
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Common careers for Warren Wilson College students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Copywriter91k
Information Technology (IT) Consultant82k
Geospatial Analyst71k
Executive Director70k
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)40k
Dog Trainer36k
Executive Assistant35k
Based on 371 student responses
39.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
78.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
62%in High-Meaning careers
12%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Warren Wilson College

Warren Wilson College financial aid

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