William Jewell College

Liberty, Missouri
4-year Private university


William Jewell College is a private institution established in 1849 with a suburban setting located at Liberty. It is ranked #8 in the Regional Colleges Midwest 2024 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $19,890. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 829. It practices a semester-based academic calendar.

#8 in Regional Colleges Midwest
Location Liberty, Missouri
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1849
Selectivity Moderate
Size Small
829 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Health Professions
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Science Technologies/Technicians
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts


Cost of Attendance
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $19,890
Outstate Tuition Fee $19,890
Room and Board Fees $10,650
$48,627 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


41% (Moderate Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$0 Application Fee
3.6 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Optional
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Recommended
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Not 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
Other Applications Accepted Online

For International Students

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

$21,042 Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$15,870 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $34,408
57% Students with need received Financial Aid
97.3% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted 1) FAFSA2) CSS

Merit Scholarships

Academic Scholarship
Total Worth Varies.
Eligibility Freshman
Minimum Criteria --
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships


829 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
77% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
59% Students graduate within 6 years