Wagner College

Staten Island, New York
4-year Private university


Wagner College is a private institution established in 1883 with urban setting located at Staten Island. It is ranked 37 in Regional Universities North in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. It practices semester based academic calender.

#37 in Regional Universities North
Location Staten Island, New York
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1883
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
1,794 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Health Professions
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts


Cost of Attendance
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $47,090
Outstate Tuition Fee $47,090
Room and Board Fees $14,124
$55,300 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


73% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$60 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.6 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Optional
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Considered
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

79 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Early Action Deadline
Regular Decision Deadline
Transfer Applications
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$32,708 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$17,578 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $64,382
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
78% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application January 15
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Academic Scholarships
Total Worth Partial tuition
Eligibility Incoming freshmen
Minimum Criteria exceptional academic records
Requirement for maintenance exceptional academic performance
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
Tailhook Educational Foundation Scholarship
Total Worth $19,000 per year
Eligibility Incoming freshmen
Minimum Criteria meet Tailhook Educational Foundation Scholarship requirements as well as Wagner’s academic admission requirements
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Athletic Scholarship
Total Worth Partial tuition
Details Wagner College offers athletic scholarships in a variety of intercollegiate sports. Student- Athletes with a demonstrated record of academic and athletic excellence may qualify.
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
Total Worth $4,000 per year
Details Wagner College offers an unlimited number of renewable $4,000 per year ($2,000 per semester) scholarships for members of Phi Theta Kappa. Part-time students and students with previous bachelor’s degrees are not eligible. Proof of Phi Theta Kappa membership is required.


1,794 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
81% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
70% Students graduate within 6 years