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The College of Wooster

Wooster, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate56%
Acceptance Rate56%

The College of Wooster Student Life

The College of Wooster Student Activities

Interested in Greek life?

The College of Wooster has the Volunteer Network. In fact, more students participate in the Volunteer Network than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at The College of Wooster include International Student Association, Inter-Greek Council, Wooster Activities Crew and Women's Athletic and Recreation Association.

The College of Wooster students' favorite campus events are International Culture Show, Spring Fest and Scot Spirit Day.

The College of Wooster Housing

This table offers information on housing at The College of Wooster.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes Required for senior
Guaranteed Housing Yes Guaranteed for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available Yes
Housing for Students with Disabilities Yes
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus 98%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing 1,978
Number of Students Living On-Campus
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus

The College of Wooster offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of The College of Wooster students live on campus. In 2023, 98% of undergrads at The College of Wooster lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 2% of students lived off-campus or commuted to The College of Wooster. There are 1,978 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,967 undergraduates. On the weekends, about 90% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

The College of Wooster offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

The College of Wooster Athletics

At The College of Wooster there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at The College of Wooster:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Golf NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Lacrosse NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Tennis NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Track And Field NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Safety at The College of Wooster

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

The College of Wooster is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The The College of Wooster campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

The College of Wooster offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, The College of Wooster has RAVE Guardian mobile app.

Plan a Visit to The College of Wooster

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit The College of Wooster, take Interstate 71 to Wooster, OH. If you need to fly, book your flight to Cleveland Hopkins International airport.

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The College of Wooster Students

51%

Women

49%

Men

100%

Full Time

0.46%

Part Time

38%

In State

62%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

60%

15%

10%

6%

4%

4%

1%

0.15%

0.05%

Undergraduate Students

1,967

Non-Resident / International Students

295

The College of Wooster Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,967

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

56%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$59,550

Out-of-State

$59,550

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 15
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