William Jewell College

Liberty, Missouri
4-year Private university


William Jewell College is a private institution established in 1849 with suburban setting located at Liberty. It is ranked 147 in National Liberal Arts Colleges in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $34,400 (2018). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 928. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#147 National Liberal Arts Colleges
Location Liberty, Missouri
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1849
Selectivity Low
Size Small
928 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 $34,400
Outstate Tuition Fee $34,400
Room and Board Fees $9,930
$44,200 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


51% (Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$0 Application Fee
3.79 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

80 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
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

$31,927 Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$26,878 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $48,998
--% Students with need received Financial Aid
74% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application 1) Varies with country 2)
Forms to be submitted 1) FAFSA 2) CSS

Merit Scholarships

Academic Scholarship
Total Worth $16,250
Eligibility Freshman
Minimum Criteria GPA: 3.4, ACT: 24, SAT: 1170
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Premier Scholarship
Total Worth $26,000
Eligibility --
Minimum Criteria Students must be high achieving with exemplary academic records, such as National Merit Semifinalists®, Missouri Bright Flight eligible (31 ACT composite score), and other distinguished academic programs.
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Presidential Scholarship
Total Worth --
Eligibility --
Minimum Criteria Minimum of 12 credit hours per semester with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5
Requirement for maintenance GPA: 2.5
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Talent Scholarship
Total Worth --
Details --
Athletic Scholarship
Total Worth --
Details Awarded upon the recommendation of the head coach


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