How much does Tennessee Wesleyan University cost?

Tennessee Wesleyan University Cost of Attendance
In-state $24,300
Out-of-state $24,300
On-Campus Room and Board $7,880
Off-Campus Room and Board $7,310
Average Annual Cost $13,457
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $9,629
$30,000-$48,000 $14,336
$48,000-$75,000 $12,775
$75,000-$110,000 $17,082
Over $110,000 $16,724

Tennessee Wesleyan University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $18,019
Federal Grants 50% $5,159
Pell grants 50% $4,737
Other federal grants 17% $500
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 65% $4,887
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $13,953
Student loan aid 61% $7,375
Federal student loans 61% $8,526
Other student loans 3% $7,561

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Tennessee Wesleyan University Admissions

What is Tennessee Wesleyan University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 60%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 2% of applicants
SAT Reading 470-620
SAT Math 450-540
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 98% of applicants
Composite Score 19-25

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Tennessee Wesleyan University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 935
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

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Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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About Tennessee Wesleyan University


204 East College Street
Athens, TN

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Distant Town
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