Nebraska Wesleyan UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Lincoln, Nebraska Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$35,564

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About Nebraska Wesleyan University

Nebraska Wesleyan University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Lincoln, Nebraska. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,044, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 68%. The university offers 52 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 65%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $35,564.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

68% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 68%

Retention Rate 83%

Graduation Rate 65%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1070-1240

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-28

Ways to Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

60%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

81%

Hispanic

7%

Unknown

3%

Black

3%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

35% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

36%

State Grant Aid

31%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

35%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,584
State Grant Aid $1,144
Institution Grant Aid $20,879
Pell Grant Aid $4,389

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships