1,600 Total Enrollment
47% Male, 53% Female
45 States and U.S. Territories
53% Ohio resident students
30% International and U.S. multicultural students
Ohio Wesleyan students consistently rate the faculty highly for quality of teaching, excitement about their academic disciplines, mentoring, commitment, and accessibility. 100% of full-time tenure-track faculty hold a Ph.D. or equivalent or are completing work toward the degree.
11:1 Student-faculty ratio
17 Average class size
146 Full-time faculty
Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid
96% of OWU students receive merit-based and/or need-based financial aid
$11,950 Regular room and board
More than $40,000 The average package of merit-based and other financial aid for first-year students. $14 million awarded in OWU grants and scholarships annually to first-year students.
95% of 2017 OWU graduates responding to our survey report being employed and/or in graduate school.
81% of recent OWU graduates responding to our survey report working in their field of choice.
Ohio Wesleyan is test-optional for students who have a 3.0 or higher GPA at the end of their junior year of high school.
Over 90 Majors
27% Percentage of OWU students who have at least two majors. That’s one of the highest percentages in the country
Crave more challenge? Our Honors Program delivers.
Dig into independent studies, research with faculty mentors, and Honors Tutorials. More information
Ohio Wesleyan University has 23 varsity sports and is adding two more varsity sports in 2018: wrestling and rowing. OWU is a competitive member of the NCAA Division III and North Coast Athletic Conference.
805 Academic All-America® or All-America selections
2016-2017 conference championships Men’s basketball and Men's indoor track & field
9 NCAC All-Sports Titles
152 NCAC Conference Titles, more than any other school in the conference
2016-2017 NCAC Coach of the Year Awarded to track & field coach Kris Boey and men’s basketball coach Mike DeWitt, and men’s lacrosse coach Mike Plantholt
National Coach of the Year Three Times Awarded to men's soccer coach Jay Martin who also is collegiate men’s soccer’s all-time winningest coach across all NCAA divisions
Delaware, Ohio 30 minutes from Columbus, 15th largest city in the U.S.
OHIO WESLEYAN STUDENTS HAVE COME FROM MANY COUNTRIES:
|Czech Republic||Mauritius||The Democratic Republic of Costa Rica|
|China||Mexico||Trinidad and Tobago|
|Ecuador||New Zealand||United Kingdom|