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William Jewell College

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1849
Affiliation: Baptist
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 1,404
Environment: Suburban
Endowment: $77,315,000
Admissions Address

500 College Hill
Liberty, MO 64068

Website

http://www.jewell.edu

Admissions E-mail

admission@william.jewell.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.7
Send application by: August 15
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Rick Winslow
Admissions office telephone: (888) 253-9355
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: August 15
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $25
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: Yes
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Electronic application:
 
http://www.jewell.edu/apply/ Tuition deposit: $300 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: N/A (Nonrefundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 4
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 3
Lab 1 1
Foreign language 2 3
Social studies 3 3
History N/A N/A
Academic electives N/A 2
Total academic units 15 19

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: N/A
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: N/A
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Important
Standardized test scores: Important
Application essay: Important
Recommendation: Important
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Important
Talent/ability: Important
Character/personal qualities: Important
First generation: Important
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Important
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 63%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 63%
Total applicants: 1,312
Total acceptances: 826
Total freshman enrollment: 249
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 549
Male acceptances: 348
Male freshman enrollment: 88
 
Female applicants: 763
Female acceptances: 478
Female freshman enrollment: 161
Out-of-state freshmen: 27%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 38%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 66%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 96%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 91%
Average high school GPA: 3.7
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 95%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 14%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 520 – 660
Math: 500 – 660
Combined: 1020 – 1320

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 11.0% 14.0%
600-699 39.0% 39.0%
500-599 31.0% 31.0%
400-499 19.0% 14.0%
300-399 0.0% 2.0%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 97%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 22 – 29
Math: 21 – 27
Composite: 22 – 28

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 15.0% 24.0% 12.0%
24-29 47.0% 38.0% 46.0%
18-23 37.0% 34.0% 36.0%
12-17 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
6-11 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

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