PO Box 1003 Waverly, IA 50677-0903 319-352-8264
http://www.wartburg.edu admissions@wartburg.edu
About Wartburg College
  • Year of Foundation 1852
  • Size of Campus 118 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Lutheran
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Other
  • Undergraduate Population 1,811
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52% 48% 25%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 22,410
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 20
  • Enrollment No. 1,755
Founded in 1852, Wartburg College is a selective four-year liberal arts college of the Lutheran Church (ELCA), internationally recognized for community engagement. The college offers more than 50 academic majors and preprofessional and certificate programs leading to the bachelor's degree.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies honor code
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Outfly, Homecoming, Christmas with Wartburg
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Beta Beta Beta, Delta Mu Delta, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Lambda Pi Eta, Phi Alpha, Phi Eta Sigma, Pi Gamma Nu, Psi Chi, Theta Alpha Kappa
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry Board, Campus Crusade for Christ, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Catholic Knights, Chapel Choir, Christ's Jestures, Faith Alive, Gospel Choir, Spiritsong
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Cultural Awareness Organization, International Club
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Waterloo (15), Cedar Rapids (65)
  • Distance to nearest train Oskaloosa (150)
  • Distance to nearest bus Waverly (1)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 44%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 38%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (75%), women's dorms (16%), men's dorms (9%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 13
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 49%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 5%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 80%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 7,774
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 186,089
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Basic Services Provided health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,717
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, religious
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Museums Planetarium, prairie preserve, chapel, art gallery, Old Main on National Historic Registry
  • Number Of Subscriptions 12,473
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Principal Financial, Lutheran Services in Iowa, John Deere, Target, Hormel Corp., Rockwell Collins, Scheels All Sports, Wells Fargo Financial
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
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