Warren Wilson College

Warren Wilson College Ranking

country rank: 947
world rank: 2686

University Overview

Warren Wilson College ranking, a non-profit private liberal arts college founded in 1894, is situated in the suburban environment of the midsize town of Swant tonoa (population range of 2,500-9,999), North Carolina. Warren Wilson College (WWC) ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education school legally linked with the Christian-Presbyterian church. It is recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Warren Wilson College (WWC) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 126-year-old American university has a strict admission procedure based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. This US higher education school has an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, making it a least selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. WWC also offers a library, lodging, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Warren Wilson College Ranking

University Identity

Name Warren Wilson College
Acronym WWC
Founded 1894
Motto We're not for everyone... but then, maybe you're not everyone
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address 701 Warren Wilson Road Swannanoa 28778-2099 North Carolina United States
Tel +1 (828) 771 2000
Fax +1 (828) 298 1440

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 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 80-90%
Admission Office PO Box 9000 Asheville 28815-9000 (828) 771 2073 800 934 3536

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA) - www.pcusa.org

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Warren Wilson College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 85,635 physical volumes, 3,700 physical media, 40,122 digital/electronic medium and 145 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Warren Wilson College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 725 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

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA)

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