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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: 171

Full-time faculty holding Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree: 96%

Student-faculty ratio: 11 to 1

Total enrollment (2016): 2,067

  • 55% women, 45% men
  • 19% domestic students of color
  • 10% international
  • 35% Ohio, 65% non-Ohio
  • 45 states and 44 countries represented

Students living on-campus: 99%

Tuition, fees, room & board (2015-16): $55,600

Students receiving financial aid: more than 75%

Average aid package: $35,081

Students who are Pell Grant recipients: 19%

Endowment market value (April 30, 2015): $274 million

Athletics: 23 intercollegiate teams (NCAA Division III)

Nickname: Fighting Scots