Founded in 1873, William Penn University is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Oskaloosa (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Iowa. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, William Penn University is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. William Penn University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 147 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. William Penn University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||William Penn University|
|Colours||Navy blue and gold|
|Address||201 Trueblood Avenue
|Tel||+1 (641) 673 1001|
|Fax||+1 (641) 673 2113|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||201 Trueblood Avenue
(641) 673 1012
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Protestant Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) - www.quaker.org|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program|
William Penn University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 57,026 physical volumes, 2,595 physical media, 29,613 digital/electronic medium and 81 licensed digital/electronic databases.
William Penn University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 739 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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