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About William James College

William James College is a private, nonprofit school in an suburban setting in Newton, Massachusetts. William James College was founded in 1974 and now enrolls around 765 students a year, including 14 undergrads.

2021 William James College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Tuition $12,000

William James College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

William James College Early Admission

William James College does not offer early decision or early action.

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2021 Acceptance Rate for William James College

William James College admitted 0% of all applicants in 2021.

William James College Waitlist 2021

William James College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into William James College?

William James College is considered to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to William James College, applicants must submit the following items.

William James College Application Requirements

GPA and Test Scores for William James College

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to William James College.

Does William James College Require the ACT or SAT?

William James College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Dorms at William James College

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at William James College.

Financial Aid at William James College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve 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! 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.

Is William James College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and Graduation Rates at William James College

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for William James College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does William James College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is William James College a good school for you?

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Where is William James College Located?

William James College is located in the suburban setting of Newton, Massachusetts, less than an hour from Boston.

If you want to see William James College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take I-95 to Newton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Boston Logan International Airport.

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

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College Info

One Wells Avenue Newton, MA 02459

Campus Setting: Suburban

William James College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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William James College ACT Scores

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William James College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$13,000

In State

$13,000

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$12,000
$12,000
Fees
$1,000
$1,000
Housing
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Books
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Student Life

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Full Time

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© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

765

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$13,000

Out-of-State

$13,000

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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