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Nebraska Wesleyan University Admission 2020-2021, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

Updated On - October 25th 2019By -  Sugandhi Sood

Nebraska Wesleyan University admissions are lightly competitive at an acceptance rate of 74%. The acceptance rates for undergraduate students was 72% and 31% of the admitted students enrolled for admissions.

  • Prospective students can apply through the online application for both undergraduate and graduate courses.
  • The University accepts applications for the spring and fall semesters


Application PortalOnline Application
Application FeeN/A
Intake SeasonsFall and Spring 
Academic CalendersSemester-based 
Financial AidStudent loans, Federal aid, Federal Stafford Subsidized/Unsubsidized Loans, Scholarships

Nebraska Wesleyan University Admission Deadlines

International students Fall: July 1
Spring: October 1
Regular students August 15
December 1 (Early decision deadline)

Deadlines may vary for individual courses.

Nebraska Wesleyan University International Admissions

Contact the International Student Admissions Office or the International Student Programs Office regarding any queries relating to the application or admission process at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

Following are the requirements that need to be fulfilled by an international applicant:

  • The strength of their academic transcripts
  • A minimum of a high school diploma/certificate of completion
  • A minimum English proficiency exam score, when English is not the student’s primary language.

Post-Admission Requirements

  • Upon acceptance at Nebraska Wesleyan University, international students must submit a $350 deposit, which is applied to their first-year tuition.
  • Complete and return the International Student Post-Admission Enrollment Requirements and Financial Verification form
  • The Office of Global Engagement will issue an I-20 form after the deposit is received.

Language Requirements for International Students

International students who want to apply to Nebraska Wesleyan University are required to demonstrate their proficiency in English by fulfilling either one of the criteria as mentioned below:

    • cBT: 525
    • iBT: 71
  • IELTS - 5.5
  • Society of Testing English Proficiency (STEP) Eiken - Pre-1 level

Institute code for TOEFL is 6470

Nebraska Wesleyan University Undergraduate Admissions

Nebraska Wesleyan University offers multiple options for both majors and minors. Some of the majors offered are accounting, biochemistry and molecular biology, business administration, mathematics, history, etc. The minors offered include finance, chemistry, journalism, marketing, mathematics, etc. The general undergraduate admission process for a prospective student at Nebraska Wesleyan University is given below:

How to apply: Online application

Application Fees: N/A

Academic requirements:

  • High school transcript
  • Recommendations
  • Standardized test scores (ACT/SAT). The average scores of accepted students are as follows :
Test Scores25th percentile75th percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing500640
SAT Math510630
ACT Composite2128
ACT English 2230
ACT Math2127

Course Requirements:

  • 4 years of high school English and mathematics
  • 3 years of the same foreign language, laboratory science, and social science

Financial Aid: Student loans, Grants, Scholarships, Campus employment

Nebraska Wesleyan University Graduate Admissions

Nebraska Wesleyan University offers a myriad of degree options for graduate studies including an MBA, Master’s in Education, Master of Science in Nursing, MSN/MBA and MSN to MBA bridge. The general Nebraska Wesleyan University admission requirements are as follows:

How to apply: Online application

Application Fees: N/A

Academic Requirements: Transcripts (if transcripts are not in English, a translated transcript is also required), English proficiency score for international students, letters of recommendation, personal statement and resume (to be uploaded separately on the graduate admissions website)

Supporting Documents: English proficiency test scores, Certificate of Financial Resources Form, copy of passport for international applicants

The graduate school courses available at Nebraska Wesleyan University are:

  • Master of Education
  • MBA

The admission process at Nebraska Wesleyan University is a holistic one. Upon acceptance, students are required to submit a $350 deposit. An I-20 will only be issued by the university after receiving the deposit.

To facilitate the cultural and linguistic adjustment of international students, they are required to live in our residence halls, in campus housing until they reach senior standing or until they are 21 years of age.

International students are required to pay tuition, fees, room, and board at the beginning of each semester and they need to be continuously enrolled in a health insurance plan.

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