Wells College

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Private, liberal arts college in New York Finger Lakes region

About Wells College

According to Wikipedia, Wells College is a private liberal arts college in Aurora, New York. The college has cross-enrollment with Cornell University and Ithaca College. Wells College is located in the Finger Lakes region of New York. It is within the Aurora Village–Wells College Historic District, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Wells College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,998 64% 56% 1095 20

How Much Does Wells College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$32,450
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $16,229
30K - 48K $17,239
48K - 75K $20,700
75K - 110K $24,512
110K+ $28,337

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Wells College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Wells College, then you can expect to earn an average of $39,200 per year.

Wells College's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads
418 418

Where is Wells College?

Wells College is located at 170 Main Street, Aurora NY 13026-0500

What Is Wells College Known For?

Wells College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Wells College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Wells College's Most Influential Alumni?

Wells College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Communications, and Sociology. Here are some of Wells College's most famous alumni:

Laura Nader
An American anthropologist.
Pleasant Rowland
An American philanthropist.
Kati Marton
Kati Marton
An American writer.
Edith Kinney Gaylord
An American journalist.
Mary Beckerle
An American biologist and businessperson, CEO of Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah and corporate director at Johnson and Johnson.
Helen Barolini
Helen Barolini
An American writer.
Grace Carew Sheldon
An American journalist, author, newspaper editor .
Margaret Pericak-Vance
An Alzheimer's researcher.
Frances Cleveland
A First Lady of the United States .
Faith Whittlesey
A U.S. Ambassador to Switzerland.
Emma Lampert Cooper
Emma Lampert Cooper
An American artist .
Mildred Walker
An American writer .

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