275 Eastland Road Berea, OH 44017 440-826-2222
About Baldwin-Wallace College
  • Year of Foundation 1845
  • Size of Campus 100 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,681
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57%, 43%, 13%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $25,260
  • Room and Board $7,028
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 3,561
Baldwin Wallace University is a 4-year private, coeducational, liberal arts college in Berea, Ohio, USA. The school was founded in 1845 as Baldwin Institute by Methodist settlers. Eventually the school merged with nearby German Wallace College in 1913 to become Baldwin–Wallace College. As of July 1, 2012 the school became Baldwin Wallace University.The institution offers a number of undergraduate and several graduate programs. Baldwin Wallace University is many times simply referred to as "BW". BW has two campus sites: Berea, Ohio, which serves as the main campus, and BW East in Beachwood, OH. Today BW enrolls around 3,050 full-time undergraduate students, 800 evening and weekend adult learners, and 830 graduate students. BW recruits students throughout Ohio but also students from all over the United States and internationally.Baldwin Wallace's motto is "Creating contributing, compassionate citizens of an increasingly global society." Baldwin Wallace's athletic teams compete as NCAA Division III athletics in the Ohio Athletic Conference.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Lambda, Alpha Sigma Lambda, Delta Phi Alpha, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Laurels, Mu Phi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi, Dayton C. Miller, Sigma Iota Rho, Sigma Tao
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Hillel, Interfaith Understanding, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Newman Student Organization, Voice of Praise Gospel Choir, anewLIFEfestival, Muslim Students Association, Kappa Phi
  • Other on-campus organizations 3%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Alliance, Hispanic American Student Association, Native American Student Association, People of Color United, World Student Association, Middle Eastern Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Cultural Night, Chinese New Year, April Reign Weekend, Price is Right, Mid-Night Madness, Carnaval, Homecoming, Dance Marathon, Greek Sing, Black History Month Events, Comedy Club, Movies
  • Distance to nearest bus Cleveland (14)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Cleveland (2), Cleveland (2)
  • Distance to nearest train Cleveland (14)
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 8%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 19%
  • Number of students using college housing 54%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 3%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 15%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (50%), women's dorms (6%), men's dorms (0%), sorority housing (6%), fraternity housing (4%), apartment for single students (7%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for international students (1%), other housing options (
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 63%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 27
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 7%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Museums Observatory, 2 art galleries, 2 theaters, Conservatory of Music, 2 dance studios, Cybercafe, arboretum, Lyceum Square (historical site), electron microscope
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 4
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,000
  • Library Facilities Jones Music Library, Riemenschneider Bach Institute, Chemistry Library (Wilker), Curriculum Center (Carnegie), Video Collection (Media Services-SAC)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, study skills
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 2,791
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all sc
  • Number Of Books in Library 200,000
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance, other
  • Number Of Subscriptions 22,000
  • Internet Access No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 4,000
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • 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 Classrooms 4
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Kent State University)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (John Carroll University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 888
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 31%
  • Career placment and training 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
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs AIG, American Cancer Society, American Greetings, Auditor for the State of Ohio, Avery Denison, Cintas, City Year - AmeriCorps, The Cleveland Clinic, Cohen & Company, Cuyahoga County Board of Commissioners, Defense Finance & Accounting Service, Deloitte,
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