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Johnson & Wales University, Providence

Providence, RI 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate88%
Acceptance Rate88%

About Johnson And Wales University Providence

Johnson & Wales University Overview

Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit school in the city of Providence, Rhode Island. Johnson And Wales University Providence was founded in 1914 and the school now enrolls around 5,117 students per year, including 4,652 undergrads. Johnson And Wales University Providence offers on-campus housing for students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing. Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should find out if they have been admitted by December 12.

Student Involvement at Johnson And Wales University Providence

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Johnson And Wales University Providence's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Johnson And Wales University Providence students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Interested in Greek life? Johnson And Wales University Providence has both fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? Johnson And Wales University Providence has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Johnson And Wales University Providence on the Student Life page.

2022 Johnson And Wales University Providence Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 88%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Tuition $37,896
Percent of Need Met 71%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $28,575

Is Johnson And Wales University Providence a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer idea of what Johnson And Wales University Providence offers and if the college could be the right college for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Johnson & Wales University

The university admitted 88% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 9,254 applications received in 2022, 8,182 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Johnson And Wales University Providence

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Johnson And Wales University Providence, around 71% return for their sophomore year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Johnson And Wales University Providence Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Johnson And Wales University Providence directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Johnson And Wales University Providence

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Johnson And Wales University Providence meets 71% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Johnson And Wales University Providence full-time are awarded $28,575 a year in financial aid, on average.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $39,723 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Johnson And Wales University Providence.

Based on this information, is Johnson And Wales University Providence the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Johnson And Wales University Providence a good school for you?

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Where is Johnson & Wales University Located?

Johnson And Wales University Providence is located in the urban setting of Providence, Rhode Island, in the suburbs of Boston.

If you are interested in seeing Johnson And Wales University Providence for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Providence, or book a flight to the nearest airport, T.F. Green.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Johnson And Wales University Providence and Providence are like without leaving home.

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College Info

8 Abbott Park Place Providence, RI 02903-3703

Campus Setting: Urban

Johnson And Wales University Providence Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Johnson And Wales University Providence is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Johnson And Wales University Providence is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Johnson And Wales University Providence ACT Scores

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Johnson And Wales University Providence SAT Scores

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Johnson And Wales University Providence Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$51,830

In State

$51,830

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$37,896
$37,896
Fees
$200
$200
Housing
$13,734
$13,734
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Johnson And Wales University Providence is like? There are approximately 5,117 students enrolled at Johnson And Wales University Providence, including 4,652 undergraduate students and 465 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time.

93%

Full Time

7%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,117

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

88%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$38,096

Out-of-State

$38,096

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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