1015 Philadelphia Avenue Chambersburg, PA 17201 717-262-2002
http://www.wilson.edu admissions@wilson.edu
About Wilson College
  • Year of Foundation 1869
  • Size of Campus 300 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 732
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 95% 5% 26%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $ 21,830
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 497
Wilson College is a top liberal arts college with rigorous academic programs and so much more. As a small college with a 10:1 student-faculty ratio, we provide the dedicated role models and mentors who build confidence in students while encouraging individuality. Our graduates are innovative leaders. They are successful.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Muhibbah International Club Dinner, Orchesis, Orr Forum, Arts Day, White Dinner, Spring Fling, Academic Awards Banquet, Dean's List Reception, Sarah Wilson (Founder's) Week
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Wilson College is committed to religious diversity and spiritual development and has a covenant relationship with the Presbyterian church (USA. ) and has the presence of a full-time chaplain.
  • Other on-campus organizations 13%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Muhibbah International Club, Spanish Club
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Harrisburg, PA (52), Baltimore, MD (100)
  • Distance to nearest train Harrisburg, PA (52)
  • Distance to nearest bus Hagerstown, MD (25)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 25%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (87%), other housing options (13%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 13%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 58%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • 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 41%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 4%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,133
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 5
  • 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)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms
  • Number Of Subscriptions 253
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 350
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 100
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Museums Natural Science Museum, Veterinary Medical Technology Center, Equestrian Center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 11,033
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 20
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 179,202
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance, other
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Citifinancial, Chambersburg School District, Letterkenny, Wilson College, Local banks and Vet clinics
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 61%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,250
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 5%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
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