College of William & Mary

College of William & Mary Ranking

country rank: 135
world rank: 319

University Overview

The College of William & Mary ranking was established in 1693 and is a non-profit public state higher-education university based in the suburbs of Williamsburg, Virginia (population range of 10,000-49,999). College of William & Mary (W&M) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. College of William & Mary (W&M) provides a variety of courses and programs that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 327-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate for this US higher education institution is 30-40%, rendering it a very selective institution. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. W&M also offers a library, accommodation, recreational equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

College of William & Mary Ranking

University Identity

Name College of William & Mary
Acronym W&M
Founded 1693
Colours Green, gold and silver

University Location

Address 200 Richmond Road Williamsburg 23187-8795 Virginia United States
Tel +1 (757) 221 4000
Fax +1 (757) 221 1242

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office PO Box 8795 Williamsburg 23187-8795 (757) 221 4223

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes College of William and Mary's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 1,071,883 physical volumes, 205,329 physical media, 184,116 digital/electronic medium and 540 licensed digital/electronic databases. College of William and Mary's library has 5 branches.
Housing Yes College of William & Mary provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 5,048 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) URA National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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