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Colleges / Iowa Wesleyan University

Iowa Wesleyan University

Mount Pleasant, IA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate41%
Acceptance Rate41%

About Iowa Wesleyan University

Iowa Wesleyan University is a private, religious institution in the town of Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Iowa Wesleyan University was founded in 1842 and enrolls 651 undergrads and no graduate students.

Iowa Wesleyan University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Iowa Wesleyan University. Around 41% of applicants get into Iowa Wesleyan University each year. Out of 1,696 applications received in 2021, 700 students were offered admission.

Iowa Wesleyan University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 41%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.0
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 6%

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Iowa Wesleyan University is locatedin Mount Pleasant, Iowa,.

If you are interested in seeing Iowa Wesleyan University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 80 to Mount Pleasant, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Eastern Iowa.

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College Info

601 North Main Street Mount Pleasant, IA 52641-1398

Campus Setting: Small Town

Iowa Wesleyan University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Iowa Wesleyan University is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Iowa Wesleyan University is Aug 15.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Iowa Wesleyan University is like? There are approximately 651 students enrolled at Iowa Wesleyan University. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 64% percent are from IA and 36% percent of students are from other states.


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