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Colleges / Ohio Wesleyan University

Ohio Wesleyan University

Delaware, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate52%

About Ohio Wesleyan University

Ohio Wesleyan University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Delaware, Ohio. Ohio Wesleyan University was founded in 1842. The university enrolls around 1,410 students per year, including 1,410 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Ohio Wesleyan University

It is moderately difficult to get into Ohio Wesleyan University. The acceptance rate at Ohio Wesleyan University is 52%. In 2022, 2,778 out of 5,324 total applicants were accepted.

Ohio Wesleyan University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 52%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 45%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 7%
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 7%

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Ohio Wesleyan University is located in the town of Delaware, Ohio, near Columbus.

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College Info

61 South Sandusky Street Delaware, OH 43015

Campus Setting: Suburban

Ohio Wesleyan University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ohio Wesleyan University is Mar 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ohio Wesleyan University is Aug 1.

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Wondering what life at Ohio Wesleyan University is like? There are approximately 1,410 students enrolled at Ohio Wesleyan University. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 67% percent are from OH and 33% percent of students are from other states.


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