Westminster College-New Wilmington

319 South Market Street

New Wilmington PA 16172

11 ratings
Unigo Top Student Rated School

About Westminster College-New Wilmington

Founded in 1852, Westminster College-New Wilmington is a Private college. Located in New Wilmington, which is a city setting in Pennsylvania, the campus itself is Town. The campus is home to 1,174 full time undergraduate students, and 84 full time graduate students.

Campus Topics

9%
"We're apathetic"
0%
"We know about current events and vote"
91%
"We participate and encourage others to get involved"
0%
"There's nothing we won't protest"
0%
"We save it for the classroom"
18%
"Sometimes, but not often"
55%
"There's usually intelligent conversation to be found"
27%
"All the time, including weekends"
0%
"It's not really our thing"
18%
"Occasinally we gallery crawl"
45%
"There are a variety of opportunities"
36%
"We're a very artistic group"
0%
"I'm always terrified"
0%
"I only go out in groups"
9%
"I usually let someone know where I'm going"
91%
"I feel extremely safe"
18%
"We don't play sports"
0%
"We play recreationally"
27%
"We bought the gear"
55%
"We live for the big game"
0%
"Haven't met them"
0%
"Available in class"
45%
"They keep regular office hours"
55%
"They're always available"
0%
"No greek life, but other groups to join"
9%
"There is some involvement, but not a lot"
73%
"Plenty of people join a sorority or fraternity"
18%
"It's everything. If you're not greek, you're a geek"
0%
"We're not into drinking at all"
27%
"Maybe a little, but it's not a big thing"
64%
"We only party on weekends"
9%
"There's some drinking happening every night"
0%
"Never, we're here to learn"
91%
"There might be people who do"
9%
"People are known to partake on weekends"
0%
"There's a huge drug scene"

Admissions Requirements for Westminster College-New Wilmington

Admissions at WC are considered Selective, with 73% of all applicants being admitted. In the 2017/2018 school year, of the students who applied to the school, only 14% of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling. 93% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 62% were in the top quarter, and 22% were in the top tenth.

The application fee is $35 and you can apply online.

SAT Range: 940 - 1160

Reading & Writing 470 - 580
Math 470 - 580
SAT Community Homepage

ACT Range: 20 - 26

English 19 - 26
Math 19 - 26
ACT Community Homepage

Student Body

Students

55%

female

45%

male

1,174

Total Undergrad Enrollment

84

Total Grad Students

35%

Out-Of-State

65%

In-State

N/A

International

Organizations

69

Student Organizations

5

Fraternities

5

Sororities

Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

72%

of students living on campus

Student Diversity

% American Indian/Alaskan Native
N/A
% Asian/Pacific Islander
1%
% Black or African-American
5%
% Hispanic/Latino
1%
% White or Caucasian
71%

Academics

The Westminster College-New Wilmington Academic calendar runs on a semester basis. In the 2017/2018 school year the student to faculty ratio was 11:1. There are 83 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at Westminster College-New Wilmington include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.

Cost

The total cost to attend on campus is $46,900. Let's break that cost down. Room and board will run $10,690 annually. Books and Supplies will cost another $1,000. And lastly, in state tuition and fees is $35,210. Additional cost elements for out of state students are as follows:

Cost Out of State

$35,210

Tuition and fees(Out of state)

$1,000

Books and Supplies

$10,690

Room and Board

46,900

Total On Campus

Actual Cost By Income Level(W/Financial Aid)

Family Income
Cost
$0 - $30K
$16,382
$30 - $48K
$16,579
$48 - $75K
$19,024
$75 - $110K
$22,027
$110K & UP
$25,156

Financial Aid

All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA. Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.

100% of students attending Westminster College-New Wilmington receive some sort of financial aid. 33% were awarded federal grants. While 77% received federal loans. Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.

We use student reviews and the most current publicly available data on our school pages. As such, we don't typically remove or edit college information. Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Portions of college data include copyrighted material, which is reproduced on this website by permission of Wintergreen Orchard House, a division of Carnegie Communications. © 2009-2016 by Wintergreen Orchard House. All rights reserved.

Save time. Let us search for you.

Narrow down over 1,000,000 scholarships with personalized results.

Get matched to scholarships that are perfect for you!

START YOUR SEARCH