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Ridgewater College

Willmar, MN 2-Year Public
Acceptance RateN.A.
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About Ridgewater College

Ridgewater College Overview

Ridgewater College is a public, state school in the small town setting of Willmar, Minnesota. Ridgewater College was founded in 1961 and presently has around 2,586 students per year year, which includes 0 undergraduates.

Planning to play sports? Ridgewater College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Ridgewater College on the Student Life page.

2022 Ridgewater College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $5,316
Out-of-State $5,316

Is Ridgewater College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how competitive a school is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer view of what Ridgewater College offers and if the college might be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Ridgewater College

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.

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 Ridgewater College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Ridgewater College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Ridgewater College

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

For information on Ridgewater College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

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

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. 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 be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Ridgewater College.

Based on this information, does Ridgewater College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Ridgewater College a good school for you?

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Where is Ridgewater College Located?

Ridgewater College is located in the small town setting of Willmar, Minnesota.

If you would like to see Ridgewater College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 12/71 to Willmar, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Minneapolis-St. Paul International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Ridgewater College and Willmar are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2101 15th Avenue NW Willmar, MN 56201

Campus Setting: Small Town

Ridgewater College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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

Ridgewater College ACT Scores

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Ridgewater College SAT Scores

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Ridgewater College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$5,958

In State

$5,958

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$5,316
$5,316
Fees
$642
$642
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Unknown

Student Life

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Full Time

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Part Time

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,586

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,958

Out-of-State

$5,958

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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