ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled Saved to Favorites.
Colleges / Sisseton-Wahpeton College

Sisseton-Wahpeton College

Sisseton, SD 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About Sisseton Wahpeton College

Sisseton-Wahpeton College Overview

Sisseton-Wahpeton College is a public school in a rural setting in Sisseton, South Dakota. Sisseton Wahpeton College was founded in 1979 and enrolls 115 undergrads and no graduate students. Sisseton Wahpeton College ensures on-campus housing for up to 36 students. The majority of students live on campus but first-year students are not required to live in the dorms. On the weekends, about 50% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

📆 Mark your calendar! The final application deadline for Fall 2023 is August 19.

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

2022 Sisseton Wahpeton 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 $3,850
Out-of-State $3,850
Percent of Need Met 56%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $5,672

Is Sisseton Wahpeton College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how selective a college is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better idea of what Sisseton Wahpeton College offers and if the school seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Sisseton Wahpeton College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of 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 Sisseton Wahpeton College 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. 65% of graduates from Sisseton Wahpeton College recieve at least one full-time job offer within six months of graduating.

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at Sisseton Wahpeton College

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.

Sisseton Wahpeton College meets 56% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $5,672 a year.

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

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit 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 Sisseton Wahpeton College.

Based on this information, does Sisseton Wahpeton College seem like a good fit? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Sisseton Wahpeton College a good school for you?

If Sisseton-Wahpeton College seems like a school you want to apply to, click the heart button to save it to your college list.

Still Looking for Schools?

Choose one of the options below to learn more about Sisseton Wahpeton College:


Student Life


Tuition & Aid

Sisseton Wahpeton College Community Forums

Then use the college admissions predictor to calculate your chances of getting accepted at some of the most selective colleges and universities in the U.S.

Where is Sisseton Wahpeton College?

Sisseton Wahpeton College is located in the rural setting of Sisseton, South Dakota.

If you would like to see Sisseton Wahpeton College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 29 to Sisseton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Fargo Hector International Aurport.

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

Considering Colleges and Universities in South Dakota?

See a full list of colleges in South Dakota and save your favorites to your college list.

College Info

Old Agency Box 689 Sisseton, SD 57262

Campus Setting: Rural

Sisseton Wahpeton College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 19

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Sisseton Wahpeton College is Aug 19.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Sisseton Wahpeton College is Continuous processing.

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

Sisseton Wahpeton College ACT Scores


ACT Range

Not available

Stand out on your college application

  • • Qualify for scholarships
  • • Most students who retest improve their score
Sponsored by ACT
Take the Next ACT Test

Sisseton Wahpeton College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Sisseton Wahpeton College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Sisseton Wahpeton College is like? There are approximately 115 students enrolled at Sisseton Wahpeton College. 73% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from SD and 6% percent of students are from other states.


Full Time


Part Time


In State



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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment


Campus Setting


Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 19
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
Need Advice or Have a Question About Sisseton Wahpeton College?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation