Wells College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Aurora, NY, Wells College is one of the best universities in the state of New York. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Wells College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Wells College.

170 Main Street Aurora, NY 13026
Phone: (800) 952-9355
Email: admissions@wells.edu
Web site: http://www.wells.edu

Rankings: Wells College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 187
Average freshman retention rate: 72.8%
6-year graduation rate: 54.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 62%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -8
Faculty resources ranking: 62
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 88.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 9:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 75.0%
Student selectivity ranking: 138
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 990-1220
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 35%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 67%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 63.8%
Financial resources rank: 87
Alumni giving rank: 97
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 28.7%

Wells College History

Essential Facts: Wells College

Ranking: #174 National Liberal Arts College (2017)
Acceptance rate: 79.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: $39,200 (2019)
School colors: Gold · Green · Purple · Blue
Mascots: Cleo · Oddwina
Founded: 1868

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 88%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 80%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 50%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, student government, student newspaper, yearbook