900 State Street Salem, OR 97301 503-370-6303
http://www.willamette.edu LIBARTS@willamette.edu
About Willamette University
  • Year of Foundation 1842
  • Size of Campus 71 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation United Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,954
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56% 44% 68%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $35,400
  • Room and Board $8,350
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 1,853
Willamette is a nationally renowned, highly selective private liberal arts university in Salem, Oregon. Founded in 1842, Willamette is the first university established in the western U.S. and has become a national leader in sustainability and civic engagement. Our beautiful, historic campus, located across the street from the Oregon Capitol, features a residential undergraduate College of Liberal Arts and three professional graduate schools: the College of Law, Atkinson Graduate School of Management and the Graduate School of Education.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 4
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Wulapalooza, Hawaiian Luau, Harvest Festival, Madrigal Dinner, Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members 35%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Lambda Delta, Mortar Board, Mu Phi Epsilon, National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS), Order of Omega, Phi Beta Kappa, Tri Beta Biological Honor Society
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ambassadors, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Jewish Student Union, Latter Day Saints Student Association (LDSSA), Newman Community
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 29%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Alaska Club, Alpha Zeta Nu (AZN), Black Student Organization, Hawaii Club, Korean Cultural Club (KCC), Namaste Willamette South Asian Club, Native American Enlightenment Association, ORALE (Oregon Raza Advocating Leadership
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Portland (60), Eugene (60)
  • Distance to nearest train Salem (0)
  • Distance to nearest bus Salem (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 10%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 21
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 15%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 15%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 67%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (59%), sorority housing (10%), fraternity housing (11%), apartment for single students (10%), special housing for international students (5%), other housing options (5%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 60%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 10,440
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 100
  • 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 minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums Hallie Ford Museum of Art
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,300
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,500
  • Number Of Microforms 333,664
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,623
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 300
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 372,571
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 100
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 80%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Portland)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years 80%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Americorps; Marion County; Oregon Congress; Oregon Health Sciences University; Peace Corps; US Bank
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,870
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 69%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City