Established in 1832, Wabash College is one of the three all men colleges left in the country (the other two being Morehouse in Atlanta and Hampden-Sydney in Virginia). It is a private liberal arts college offering only a Bachelor of Arts degree to men who want to study in the USA.
The National Survey of Student Engagement listed Wabash College #1 in five different categories, which range from “level of academic challenge” to “enriching educational experiences” and “supportive campus environments.”
Wabash has a total student enrollment of 882 and was ranked 53 in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges in the National Liberal Arts College. Each year, approximately 275 freshmen students from around 33 states and about 18 foreign countries enroll at Wabash. Wabash College is located in Crawfordsville, Indiana; which is 45 miles (72.4kms) northwest of Indianapolis, the capital of Indiana and 150 miles (241.4kms) southeast of Chicago.
|Year of Establishment||1832|
|College Type||Private; all men|
|Programs offered||UG- Bachelor of Arts degree|
|Current Number of Students||882|
|Duration of Program||4 years|
|Students receiving financial aid||99%|
|Endowment||325 million USD|
Students in Wabash get to choose from 24 majors and several minors offered by the institution at the undergraduate level leading to a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree. All the majors are divided into three divisions areas:
Some of the most popular majors at Wabash include Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, and Rhetoric.
Wabash also offers several co-curricular initiatives like WabashX in Global Health, Democracy and Public Discourse, The Centre for Innovation, Business and Entrepreneurship, and Digital Arts and Human Values. These activities will prepare the students in a better way for their graduate schools or even for their respective careers.
Wabash College is built on a 94-acre campus located in Crawfordsville, Indiana. With thirteen campus buildings, Wabash has made sure that every building is renovated or are brand new as of the last decade.
When it comes to facilities, Wabash College keeps in mind everything required by a student. This includes Athletics and Recreation center for all the athletic junkies, Student Health Centre, etc. The Princeton College Review Guide ranks the athletic facilities of Wabash College among the top 20 in the nation every year.
Wabash College is a residential college with student housing options such as College housing, dormitories or one of the fraternity houses. Wabash students get to choose between eight independent residence halls and ten national fraternities. The students are required to live on campus throughout the course (barring a few exceptions).
The residence halls include College Hall, Martindale Hall, Morris Hall, Rogge Hall, Williams Hall, Wolcott Hall, Butler Townhome and Seymour Townhome. These residence halls offer single-man rooms to doubles, triples, and quads with common social areas and laundry facilities. Students residing in the residence halls eat at the Sparks Center and have to choose between two meal plans (19 or 15 meals per week).
Application: Students can fill the admission application online through Wabash Application or through Common Application.
Application Fee: There is no application fee for international students.
Application Deadlines: The early application deadline at Wabash College is November 1, Early Action Deadline is December 1 and the Regular Admission Deadline is January 15.
Admission Requirements: For admissions at Wabash College, applicants must fulfill the following requirements for admission:
The table below shows the total cost of attendance for Fall 2020-Spring 2021. These charges also includes the estimated expenses for books, travel and other personal expenses that a student has to incur while studying at Wabash College.
|Expenses||Amount (in USD)|
|Student Activities Fee||450|
|Health Centre Fee||400|
|Room and Board||10,900|
|Personal Expenses (estimated)||1,950|
|Travel Expenses (estimated)||550|
Keeping in mind the affordability issues faced by students, Wabash College offers scholarships and awards for both its national and international students. A few of the financial aid awarded to international students are as follows:
Trustee International Scholarships- This scholarship includes two merit-based scholarship awards.
Presidential International Scholarship- It is a merit-based scholarship.
Need-Based Financial Aid- To apply for this scholarship, the candidate needs to provide complete financial information (i.e. income, savings, etc) for the college to assess the application.
Wabash College offers an alumni eService portal to stay in touch with all its alumni. Apart from this, the alumni is also able to stay in touch with their professors and teachers lifelong. Future Wabash men are also benefited when recruited by the Alma Mater.
Wabash College has produced some very notable alumni, including:
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$43,870 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Wabash College Enrollment||848|
|Average Graduation Rate||70.1%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$43,870 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,000 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$9,850 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,500 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$7,125 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$1,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$1,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$1,500 / Year|
|North Central Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#280 [Out of 650]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary