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Wheaton College

Wheaton, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate86%
Acceptance Rate86%

About Wheaton College

Wheaton College is a private, religious college in the suburb of Wheaton, Illinois. Wheaton College was founded in 1860. The college currently enrolls around 3,021 students a year, including 2,322 undergraduate students.

Wheaton College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is very difficult to get into Wheaton College. Wheaton College admitted 86% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 1,719 out of 1,993 total applicants were accepted.

Wheaton College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 86%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate 91%
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 91%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 32%

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Wheaton College is located in the town of Wheaton, Illinois, near Chicago.

If you are interested in seeing Wheaton College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 88 to Wheaton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, OHare International.

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College Info

501 College Avenue Wheaton, IL 60187-5593

Campus Setting: Suburban

Wheaton College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Wheaton College is Aug 1.

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

Wheaton College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1260 - 1410

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Math SAT Range

640 - 720

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Reading SAT Range

610 - 710

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1410 and Above

Good

1260 to 1410

Avg

1260 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Wheaton College students is 1321. Applicants with SAT scores of 1410 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Wheaton College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1260 to 1410 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1260 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Wheaton College.

Wheaton College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Wheaton College is like? There are approximately 3,021 students enrolled at Wheaton College, including 2,322 undergraduate students and 699 graduate students. 95% percent of students attend school full-time, 25% percent are from IL and 75% percent of students are from other states.

95%

Full Time

5%

Part Time

25%

In State

75%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,021

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

86%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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