5000 St. Paul AvenueLincoln, NE 68504 402-465-2218
http://www.nebrwesleyan.edu admissions@nebrwesleyan.edu
About Nebraska Wesleyan University
  • Year of Foundation 1887
  • Size of Campus 50 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation United Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,842
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%, 42%, 11%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $23,124
  • Room and Board $6,300
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 20
  • Enrollment No. 1,817
Nebraska Wesleyan University is an academic community dedicated to intellectual and personal growth within the context of a liberal arts education and in an environment of Christian concern. Nebraska Wesleyan was founded by Nebraska Methodists and actively maintains its relation to The United Methodist Church. The University reflects the Judeo Christian tradition in its efforts to integrate questions about meaning and value with the pursuit of learning and understanding. The University is committed to excellence of academic endeavor and to learning as a lifelong process.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 24%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Fellowship of Catholic University Students, Lutheran Student Ministry, Navigators, Global Service Learning
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Number of frat chapter houses 3
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 22%
  • Number of honor societies Twenty-one honor societies
  • Number of frats 4
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Relations Organization, Mosaic
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Other on-campus organizations 14%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Visions and Ventures Symposium, Wesleyan Weekend (Homecoming), Jim Wand Hypnotist (annual orientation event), Big Event (comedian--annual event)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Omaha (50), Lincoln (5)
  • Distance to nearest train Lincoln (3)
  • Distance to nearest bus Omaha (50)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 14%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 8
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 14%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 43%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (36%), women's dorms (11%), sorority housing (9%), fraternity housing (8%), apartment for single students (2%), other housing options (34%)
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 3%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 63%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 26%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 207,278
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 6,938
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 708
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of e-books 4,303
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Museums art laboratory galleries, planetarium, laboratory theatre, greenhouse, herbarium, nuclear magnetic resonance laboratory, sleep laboratory
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 4,678
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 70%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Nebraska Lincoln)
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,100
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Nebraska Lincoln)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City