Founded in 1868, Wells College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Aurora (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), New York. Officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Wells College (Wells) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Wells College (Wells) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 152 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 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Wells also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Motto||Habere et dispertire
To have and to share
|Colours||Red and white|
|Address||170 Main Street
13026-0500 New York
|Tel||+1 (315) 364 3264|
|Fax||+1 (315) 364 3227|
|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 recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||170 Main Street
800 952 9355
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Wells College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 135,901 physical volumes, 1,242 physical media and 81 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Wells College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 527 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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