Illinois Wesleyan University

#1849 / #541
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#1079
Most Desirable School

Liberal arts college located in Bloomington, Illinois

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About Illinois Wesleyan University

According to Wikipedia, Illinois Wesleyan University is a private liberal arts college in Bloomington, Illinois. Founded in 1850, the central portion of the present campus was acquired in 1854 with the first building erected in 1856.

Illinois Wesleyan University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,896 57% 82% 1220 26

How Much Does Illinois Wesleyan University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$52,512
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $18,570
30K - 48K $19,857
48K - 75K $23,309
75K - 110K $27,302
110K+ $33,174

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Illinois Wesleyan University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Illinois Wesleyan University, then you can expect to earn an average of $67,300 per year. You also have a 95% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Illinois Wesleyan University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
1,824 1,824

Where is Illinois Wesleyan University?

Illinois Wesleyan University is located at 1312 N Park St, Bloomington IL 61702-2900

How Safe is Illinois Wesleyan University?

Bloomington has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Illinois Wesleyan University Known For?

Illinois Wesleyan University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Illinois Wesleyan University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Illinois Wesleyan University's Most Influential Alumni?

Illinois Wesleyan University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Anthropology, and Law. Here are some of Illinois Wesleyan University's most famous alumni:

James E. Talmage
James E. Talmage
An American Mormon leader.
Harold Hodge
Harold Hodge
An American toxicologist & radiation health effects researcher.
Ralph C. Smedley
A Founder of Toastmasters International.
John F. Melby
A United States diplomat.
Carl Shipp Marvel
An American chemist.
Charles "Buffalo" Jones
Charles "Buffalo" Jones
An American hunter, rancher, and conservationist.
Adlai Stevenson I
Adlai Stevenson I
A U.S. vice president and congressman from Illinois .
George W. English
A United States federal judge.
Sandra Steingraber
Sandra Steingraber
An American biologist and author.
Joseph Crane Hartzell
Joseph Crane Hartzell
An American Missionary Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
Charles Christopher Adams
An American zoologist.
Grace Raymond Hebard
Grace Raymond Hebard
An American historian, suffragist, educator, economist and writer.