200 The Riverway Boston, MA 02215 617-879-2206
http://www.wheelock.edu undergrad@wheelock.edu
About Wheelock College
  • Year of Foundation 1888
  • Size of Campus 6 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 675
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 90% 10% 48%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $26,225
  • Room and Board $10,825
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 746
As a private college with a public mission, Wheelock strives to be the premier college educating people to create a safe, caring, and just world for children and families. As we have since 1888, we contribute to the vitality of families, communities, and societies by: We are committed to being a dynamic, rigorous, and transformational learning, living, and working community underpinned by theory, practice, research, and advocacy.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Pi Gamma Mu (QPA 3. 0 and 3. 5 in Social Sciences); Deans List 3. 8 GPA
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Real Life Bible Study
  • Other on-campus organizations 2%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) AHANA Club
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Semi-formal, Kid's Day, Fall Fest, Spring Weekend, Open Mic Nights, Sophomore-Senior Banquet, Culture Fest, Vagina Monologues
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Distance to nearest airport Logan International Airport (10), Boston (10)
  • Distance to nearest train Boston (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus Boston (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 2%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 67%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 20%
  • 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 N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 7%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (30%), women's dorms (70%), special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 24%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
Campus Services
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 250
  • Museums N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 563
  • Computer Courses No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 483,257
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,000
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 200
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Books in Library 83,578
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 100
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 86
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, older student, psychological
Student Employment and Career
  • 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%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 8
  • Employed Students after 1 year 100%
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 95%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Boston Public Schools, Brookline Public Schools, Cambridge Public Schools, Framingham Public Schools, LEAP School, Kingsley Montessori, May Institute, South Bay, Children's Hospital, Mass. General Hospital, UMass Medical, New York Public Schools, Criterio
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis