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 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
  • 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
Transportation
  • 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
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • 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
  • 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%
Campus Services
  • 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
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 20
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • 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
  • 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
Student Employment and Career
  • 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
  • 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%
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