106 S. Sixth Street Forest City, IA 50436 641-585-8112
http://www.waldorf.edu admissions@waldorf.edu
About Waldorf College
  • Year of Foundation 1903
  • Size of Campus 40 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Lutheran
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 649
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53% 47% 17%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 16,670
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee None
  • Enrollment No. 573
At Waldorf College, it’s all about YOU! We offer popular majors, small classes, loads of sports and activities, a vibrant college community and a generous scholarship program. Big possibilities await you in the small town of Forest City, Iowa! Waldorf is a friendly, private liberal arts school located right in the center of town so you don’t even need a car to grab a bite! We’re just two hours north of Des Moines and two hours south of the Twin Cities.
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus theatre productions, musical concerts
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Christian Concert Committee, Servant Groups, Lead-On Mentoring Program, Drama; Ministry Team, Small Group Bible Studies, Prayer Groups
  • Other on-campus organizations 1%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Culture Club, Awareness Ambassadors, Amnesty International Club
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Minneapolis, MN (125), Des Moines, IA (125)
  • Distance to nearest train Minneapolis, MN (125)
  • Distance to nearest bus Mason City, IA (30)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 43%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 1%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 55%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 70%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 6
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (53%), women's dorms (18%), men's dorms (28%), special housing for disabled students (1%)
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 53,958
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 240
  • Number of e-books 5,715
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 43,918
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 70
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,684
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 70
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 221
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 4
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Waldorf College Archives, Ingvoldstad Bible Collection
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 97%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Wells Fargo Financial, ING, Principal Financial Group, Target Corporation, Manufacturers Bank and Trust Company
  • Employed Students after 2 years 100%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 34%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 97%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 428
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural