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Wofford College (Spartanburg, SC)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 50.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 50.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 38.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 9.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 47.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 41.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 7.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 48.00%
ACT score 24-29: 52.00%
ACT score 30-36: 20.00%
ACT score 24+: 72%
Students applied: 2,556
Students admitted: 1,978
Admission rate: 77%
Students per faculty: 11
4-year graduation rate: 71.3%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 90%
Full-time enrolled men: 770
Full-time enrolled women: 808
Part-time enrolled men: 26
Part-time enrolled women: 4
Total enrollment: 1,608

COSTS

Tuition: $38,705
Room and board: $11,180
Est. book expense: $1,200
Fees: $0
Total cost: $51,085
Cost after need-based aid: $21,487
Cost after non-need-based aid: $36,028
Average debt at graduation: $24,999

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 86%
Average need-based aid: $29,598
Average non-need-based aid: $15,057
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
410
Average aid package: $33,209
Students receiving need-based aid: 981
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 61%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
65%
% receiving student loans: 45%