Warren Wilson College

Asheville, North Carolina
4-year Private university


Warren Wilson College is a private institution established in 1894 with a suburban setting located in Asheville. It is ranked 186-204 in National Liberal Arts Colleges in the 2024 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $36,280(2024). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 723. It practices a semester-based academic calendar.

#186-204 in National Liberal Arts Colleges
Location Asheville, North Carolina
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1894
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
723 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Environmental Science
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts


Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $40,290
Outstate Tuition Fee $40,290
Room and Board Fees $12,610
$19,853 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


84% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$0 Application Fee
-- 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
-- Not Reported
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp

For International Students

79 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS, ITEP, DET. Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

Completion of three consecutive years, and graduation from an accredited school where English is the language of instruction

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$29,197 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$26,785 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $--
78% Students with need received Financial Aid
18.1% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Milepost One: A Free Tuition Program
Total Worth Full-Tuition
Eligibility Full-time Undergraduates
Minimum Criteria 3.0 GPA
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships


723 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
59% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
37% Students graduate within 6 years