Overview

Applicants
2,606
Acceptance Rate
97%
Average HS GPA
3.59

GPA Breakdown

46%
Over 3.75
18%
3.50 - 3.74
13%
3.25 - 3.49
12%
3.00 - 3.24
9%
2.50 - 2.99
2%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Reading
470 - 580
SAT Math
480 - 590
SAT Writing
460 - 570
ACT Composite
21 - 27

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
14:1
Total Faculty
290
with Terminal Degree
119

166
Men
124
Women
32
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
55%
Graduate in 5 years
69%
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Exercise Physiology

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other
  • Finance, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Organizational Behavior Studies

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Communication, General
  • Journalism
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, other any instructional program in organizational communication, public relations, and advertising not listed above

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Programming, Other

  • Education

  • Art Teacher Education
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

  • Engineering

  • Computer Software Engineering

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Art Therapy/Therapist
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

  • History

  • History, General

  • Leisure and Recreational Activities

  • Sports and Exercise

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
  • International/Global Studies

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Social Work

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

  • Social Sciences

  • Economics, General
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Political Science and Government, Other
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology

  • Theology and Religious Vocations

  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Divinity/Ministry (BD, Mdiv.)
  • Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Religious Education
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Youth Ministry

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
  • Drawing
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Interior Design
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Doctoral
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
On Campus Interviews
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


Dr. Lewis A. Jackson
Early African American Aviator

Dr. Jerry A. Pattengale
Founder of Purpose Guided Education, Author

Dr. Margorie Elder
Hawthorne Scholar

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
School

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$14,672

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$13,847

Average Need-Based Loan
$6,886

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$31,482

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
77%

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$24,102
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,392

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$3,590
Transportation for Commuters
$1,086

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal and Institutional

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Nursing Scholarships
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Nursing Loans
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
2,933
Out of State
54%

International
0%
Foreign Countries Represented
21

Demographics

2.32%
African-American
3.16%
Hispanic
90.94%
Caucasian

65% female
35% male
54% are out of state
94% are full time
6% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
83%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
97%

Campus Environment
Suburban
Fire safety rating
97

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Disability Services

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Nathan L. Herring M.A.

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
No

Documentation Requred for LD
Standardized intelligence or psycho-metric testing or other documentation related to disability. Documentation should demonstrate a diagnosis of an impairment that significantly impacts a major life area.

Documentation Requred for ADHD
Same as the LD requirement

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
35
Number of Honor Societies
3

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
5

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Wildcats)
8 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Wildcats)
9 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Minority Support Groups: Diversity lunches, Office of Diversity and Multicultural Events, Dir. of Diversity and Multicultural Programs

Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability

Green Rating
62

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
35

Average Number of PC's per Lab
40

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
No

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
90%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Dell, Gateway, Fujitsu, Apple, HP

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Rhonda Bowen
Visit Coordinator

Address
4201 S Washington St
Marion, IN 46953-4974

Phone
765-677-2923

Email
rhonda.bowen@indwes.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
McConn Coffee Shop
Recreation and Wellness Center
Globe Theater
The 1920 Art Gallery
Williams Chapel
The McCoon Coffee Shop is one of the more striking facilities on any college campus--situated in a long indoor mall area of the student center--and includes a fireplace and numerous seating configurations

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Midwest Coffee Company
Matter Park
Beatnik's Cafe
Tree of Life Bookstore and Cafe
James Dean Gallery

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
During individual and/or group visits.

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Athletic Department

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
melody.leckron@indwes.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Maximum of 2 nights

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxi's, airport shuttle service, city bus transportation Fort Wayne International Airport Marion Municipal Airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
From I-69 take Exit 59. Take HWY 22/35 West to St Rd 15 North. Turn West on 45th Street to Nebraska Street. Turn North on Nebraska.

Local Accommodations
College Inn B and B, Hampton Inn, Best Western, Comfort Suites, Super 8 Motel, Country Inn and Suites, Hart Motel, Golden Oak B and B, Hotel Marion, The Loft Inn B and B, This Old Barn B and B, World Gospel Mission, Big Pine Farm B and B
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Key Stats

2,606
Applicants
2,933
Size
97%
Acceptance Rate
1060
SAT Scores

Rankings & Lists