Wellesley College

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Acceptance Rate 22 %
SAT Average 1,445
Tuition & Fees $58,448
Student Population 2,534
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $47,105

Academic Overview

Wellesley College Campus, Wellesley, MA
Wellesley College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Wellesley, Massachusetts. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $58,448 for undergraduate students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 2,534 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 22% and the graduation rate is 91% last year.
The salary after graduation from Wellesley College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $71,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Wellesley College are $58,448.
Wellesley College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Wellesley. The acceptance rate of Wellesley is 22% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 44%. The average graduation rate is 91% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $47,105 and 55% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,534 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Wellesley College is 22 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Wellesley College is 91 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Wellesley College is 96 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Wellesley College is 2,534
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Wellesley College is 8 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $47,105 at Wellesley College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Wellesley offers 53 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree530

Special Learning Opportunities

Wellesley College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,209)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $8,000)

Veterans Benefits

Wellesley College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges