Tool December 2017

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Wofford College (Spartanburg, SC)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 45.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 55.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 37.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 8.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 45%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 37.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 7.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 44%
ACT score 24-29: 60.00%
ACT score 30-36: 16.00%
ACT score 24+: 76.00%
Students applied: 2,937
Students admitted: 2,059
Admission rate: 70%
Students per faculty: 11
4-year graduation rate: 78%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 87%
Full-time enrolled men: 769
Full-time enrolled women: 813
Part-time enrolled men: 23
Part-time enrolled women: 17
Total enrollment: 1,622

COSTS

Tuition: $41,955
Room and board: $12,140
Est. book expense: $1,200
Fees: $0
Total cost: $55,295
Cost after need-based aid: $24,512
Cost after non-need-based aid: $39,052
Average debt at graduation: $31,102

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 89%
Average need-based aid: $30,783
Average non-need-based aid: $16,243
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
433
Average aid package: $34,662
Students receiving need-based aid: 1,007
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 62%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
70%
% receiving student loans: 49%