How much does Wellesley College cost?

Wellesley College Cost of Attendance
In-state $53,732
Out-of-state $53,732
On-Campus Room and Board $16,468
Off-Campus Room and Board $2,050
Average Annual Cost $20,826
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $6,425
$30,000-$48,000 $4,033
$48,000-$75,000 $7,934
$75,000-$110,000 $19,984
Over $110,000 $41,765

Wellesley College Financial Aid and Debt

86%

Students paying down their debt

$8,900

Typical Total Student Debt

$92

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 59% $47,105
Federal Grants 21% $5,953
Pell grants 21% $4,480
Other federal grants 11% $1,986
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 3% $1,150
Institutional grants or scholarships 56% $46,248
Student loan aid 26% $5,536
Federal student loans 19% $4,455
Other student loans 13% $6,041

Contact Wellesley College to learn about their financial aid program

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a challenging class 320 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 209 Up to $12,000
Play a sport 156 Up to $1,500
Do an extracurricular activity 307 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 195 Up to $5,000
Attend a summer program 156 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 308 Up to $8,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Wellesley College Admissions

What is Wellesley College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 20%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 66% of applicants
SAT Reading 670-740
SAT Math 660-780
SAT Writing 650-750
ACT Submissions 48% of applicants
Composite Score 30-34

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Wellesley College Campus Life

7:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

47

Forbes Ranking

84%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

92%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2508
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 99%
Gender Balance
Women
98%
Men
2%

Student Diversity

80%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
37.36%
Unknown
23.17%
Asian
22.13%
Hispanic or Latino
11.32%
Black or African American
5.86%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.16%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.00%

Wellesley College Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

84%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$60,100

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Wellesley College

Address

106 Central St
Wellesley, MA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify