Established in 1856, Wilberforce University is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Wilberforce (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), Ohio. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Wilberforce University is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Methodist religion. Wilberforce University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 166 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 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Wilberforce University 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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By ones own toil, effort, courage
|Colours||Green and gold|
|Address||1055 N Bickett Road
|Tel||+1 (937) 376 2911|
|Fax||+1 (937) 376 2627|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Historically Black Institution|
|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 neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor 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||1055 North Bickett Road, PO Box 1001
(937) 708 5721
800 367 8568
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Methodist African Methodist Episcopal Church - www.ame-church.com|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Associate's Colleges: High Career & Technical|
Wilberforce University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 47,046 physical volumes, 351 physical media, 3,004 digital/electronic medium and 112 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Wilberforce University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 308 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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