Wofford College

Spartanburg, SC

National Liberal Arts Colleges


#60

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A private liberal arts institution founded in 1854, Wofford College is located in Spartanburg, South Carolina. It is situated on 170 urban acres that have been designated as an arboretum (since 1992, nearly 5,000 trees have been planted throughout the campus). Wofford is a United Methodist-affiliated school that welcomes students of all faiths.

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429 N. Church Street
Spartanburg, SC 29303-3663
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1854

Admission

Academic calendar: 4-1-4
February 01 application deadline
77.4% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
N/A Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$38,705 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: N/A
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree

Majors Offered

Computer and information sciences and support services, Chinese language and literature, German language and literature, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, English language and literature, general, Humanities/humanistic studies, Biology/biological sciences, general, Mathematics, general, Environmental studies, Intercultural/multicultural and diversity studies, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Chemistry, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Economics, general, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Art history, criticism and conservation, Accounting, Business/managerial economics, Finance, general, International business/trade/commerce, History, general

Minors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Chinese language and literature, German language and literature, English language and literature, general, Creative writing, Mathematics, general, Environmental studies, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Economics, general, Political science and government, general, American government and politics (united states), Sociology, Art history, criticism and conservation, Accounting, Business/managerial economics, Finance, general, History, general

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 1,608
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 1,578
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 19

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
Remedial learning services offered: N/A
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, personal, psychological, religious
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, music ensembles, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, rifle, soccer, tennis, track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, rifle, soccer, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 1 0
Aggravated assault 1 0 1
Burglary 6 11 4
Motor vehicle theft 1 2 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 1
Burglary 5 9 3
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 1 0
Drug law violations 3 0 6
Liquor law violations 2 3 2
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 2 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.