Wilmington College

1870 Quaker Way, Wilmington, OH 45177
Tel: (800)341-9318
Private not-for-profit | 1,325 students
Wilmington College is an independent, co-educational, four-year, career-oriented, liberal arts college. Founded in 1870 by the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Wilmington, Ohio, the College is within an hour's drive of Cincinnati, Dayton and Columbus, three of Ohio's major cities.

School Overview:

Wilmington College
CountyClinton County, OH
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
84 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,325 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,106 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
219 students137 students
# Undergraduate Students
1,299 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
26 students129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted92%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)410-540450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)420-540460-573
ACT English (25-75%)16-2219-25
ACT Math (25-75%)18-2418-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)18-2320-25

School Notes:

  • There are approximately 1,200 students on the main campus and another 500 enrolled in other off-campus programs, including two branches in Cincinnati. In addition to attracting students from all over the United States, Wilmington College currently has students from seven foreign countries.
  • Wilmington College also believes in a values-based education. Wilmington is not only concerned about our students’ academic development, but their moral and spiritual growth as well.
  • At Wilmington College, the Academic Programs provide the center for the student experience. Faculty advisors and small class size mean students get immersed in their major and their courses early on. A challenging General Education program that focuses on international study, communication skills, and numeric skills assures that our graduates will function as leaders in their chosen fields. Emphasis on experiential education and service learning develops student capability in their careers and their lives.
  • Wilmington College has been named to the top half of Midwestern Regional Liberal Arts Colleges by U.S. News & World Report. The City of Wilmington was named "among the Best 100 Small Towns in America and rated the "Best Neighborhood in Cincinnati" by Cincinnati Magazine.
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Wilmington College
0 mi. away
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18.7 mi. away
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18.9 mi. away
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20.9 mi. away
Antioch College
24.9 mi. away
Wittenberg University
33.7 mi. away

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