Wheaton College

Wheaton College Ranking

country rank: 351
world rank: 974

University Overview

Wheaton College ranking, established in 1860, is a non-profit private liberal arts college based in the suburbs of Wheaton, Illinois (population range of 50,000-249,999). Wheaton College is a modest (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education university officially associated with the Christian-Nondenominational faith. It is approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Wheaton College 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 160-year-old American university has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education institution has an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, rendering it a least selective institution. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Wheaton College ranking also offers a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange programs, multimedia classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative resources to students.

Wheaton College Ranking

University Identity

Name Wheaton College
Founded 1860
Motto Christo et Regno Ejus For Christ and His Kingdom
Colours Blue and orange

University Location

Address 501 College Avenue Wheaton 60187-5593 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (630) 752 5000
Fax +1 (630) 752 5285

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 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 80-90%
Admission Office (630) 752 5005 800 222 2419

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Wheaton College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 357,263 physical volumes, 49,361 physical media, 45,919 digital/electronic medium and 214 licensed digital/electronic databases. Wheaton College's library has 2 branches.
Housing Yes Wheaton College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,170 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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Social Media


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