Independent Minds, Working Together
College of Wooster sign
 

Fast Facts

Founded on December 18, 1866

Located in Wooster, Ohio, a community of 26,000, approximately 55 miles southwest of Cleveland

Campus: 240 acres

Academic calendar: Semesters

Degrees conferred: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Music, and Bachelor of Music Education

Full-time faculty: 173

Full-time faculty holding Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree: 95%

Student-faculty ratio: 11 to 1

Total enrollment (2013-14): 2,116

  • 56% women, 44% men
  • 18% domestic multiethnic students
  • 7% international
  • U.S. residents: 38% Ohio, 62% non-Ohio
  • 47 states and 45 countries represented

Students living on-campus: 99%

Tuition, fees, room & board (2013-14): $51,600

Students receiving financial aid: more than 75%

Average aid package: $32,052

Students who are Pell Grant recipients: 19%

Endowment market value (June 30, 2013): $238 million

Athletics: 23 intercollegiate teams (NCAA Division III)

Nickname: Fighting Scots