PO Box 9000 Asheville, NC 28815 800-934-3536
http://www.warren-wilson.edu admit@warren-wilson.edu
About Warren Wilson College
  • Year of Foundation 1894
  • Size of Campus 1100 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 832
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60% 40% 84%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $26,675
  • Room and Board $8,213
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Enrollment No. 923
Warren Wilson is teaching its students about the future by holding on to a bit of its past. Students like Nick Shaw are renovating the college’s 80-year-old log cabin, which now houses the Work Program that matches students’ interests with work that needs doing on campus. As one leg of the college’s learning Triad, work is as important to the college as are students’ academic experiences and their service to the community.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Jewish Student Association, Emmaus Christian Faith Group, BE Buddhist meditation group, Interfaith Task Force
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International and Multicultural Student Organization
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Setting Rural
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Community Service Day, Work Day, Circus and Mayhem, Drag Show, Old Farmer's Ball Weekly Contra Dance, MLK JR. Day Workshops, Late Night Breakfasts, Poetry Slams
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Asheville (20), Greenville, S.C. (65)
  • Distance to nearest train Greenville, S.C. (75)
  • Distance to nearest bus Asheville (5)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 88%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (83%), women's dorms (13%), men's dorms (4%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 15
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 90%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 27%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,872
  • 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 Other
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 817
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 33,706
  • 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
  • Library Facilities Archives, special collections
  • Number of e-books 50,000
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 107,747
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 256
  • Basic Services Provided health service, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,472
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 100%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Human services nonprofits, Adventure education programs, public and private schools, national and international service organizations, environmental nonprofits, entrepreneurs, independent artists
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
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