Midwestern University

Midwestern University Ranking

country rank: 757
world rank: 2104

University Overview

Midwestern University ranking, established in 1900, is a non-profit private specialist higher-education college based in the suburban setting of Downers Grove, Illinois (population range of 10,000-49,999). Glendale is home to a branch campus of this university. Midwestern University (MWU) ranking is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education college that is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Midwestern University (MWU) provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 120-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance scale of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. MWU also offers students with a library, accommodation, financial assistance and/or grants, and administrative resources, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Midwestern University Ranking

University Identity

Name Midwestern University
Acronym MWU
Founded 1900
Motto Proud past, strong future
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 555 31St Street Downers Grove 60515-5514 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (630) 969 4400
Fax +1 (630) 515 6384
Other locations Glendale

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
Not reported 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 50-60%
Admission Office 800 458 6253

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Midwestern University-Downers Grove's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 8,877 physical volumes, 114 physical media, 2,050 digital/electronic medium and 117 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Midwestern University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 259 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


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Memberships and Affiliations

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