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Colleges / William Woods University

William Woods University

Fulton, MO 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate75%

About The Woods

William Woods University is a private, religious university in the town of Fulton, Missouri. The Woods was founded in 1870 and enrolls 882 undergrads and no graduate students.

The Woods Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into The Woods. The Woods admitted 75% of all applicants in 2021. Out of 892 applications received in 2021, 668 students were offered admission.

William Woods University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 11%

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William Woods University is located in Fulton, Missouri, near St. Louis and Kansas City.

If you want to see The Woods for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 54 to Fulton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Lambert International.

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College Info

One University Avenue Fulton, MO 65251

Campus Setting: Small Town

The Woods Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Dec 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to The Woods is Dec 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to The Woods is Continuous processing.

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The Woods SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

487 - 580


Reading SAT Range

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Wondering what life at The Woods is like? There are approximately 882 students enrolled at The Woods. 78% percent of students attend school full-time, 61% percent are from MO and 39% percent of students are from other states.


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