37%

Acceptance Rate

$21,792

Avg.Financial Aid

003705

FAFSA Code

About College of William and Mary

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,817

Website

www.wm.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

There is a public university in Williamsburg, VA called William & Mary. Out of total 8,740 students enrolled at WM, 6,285 belong to undergraduate courses while 2455 are postgraduate students. The school has an academic staff of 794 who teach various courses to the students. Around 58% of the students are females and 42% are males. Notably, William & Mary is also home to an ethnically diverse student population. At WM around 58% are white, 10% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 8% are Asian. Moreover, around 99% of the students are 24 and under. Some of the notable alumni which the school has produced in its several years of existence are Jon Stewart (Commentator, Talk show host), Thomas Jefferson (Statesman, Inventor), Patton Oswalt (Comedian, Television producer), and Glenn Close (Film Producer, Actor). The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. At WM, 136 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABA (American Bar Association), CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs), and CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation).

Location & Contact

Address

200 Richmond Road

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7572214000
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed William & Mary at the 47th position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

37%

SAT Range

1310 - 1490

ACT Range

30 - 33

Application Fee

$75

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

N/A

The university takes in few number of students, as it has a selective approach and moderate rate of acceptance. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $75. The SAT score in the range of 1320-1510 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to William & Mary, must score 32 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 30 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 200 Richmond Road, Williamsburg, Virginia 23187-8795, or call (757) 221-4000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$15,622

Average Annual Cost

$17,434

Books And Supplies

$1,425

Other Fees

$5,966

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,236

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,160

Total One Year Cost

$39,221

Before applying to WM, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $51,208. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

95%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

100%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

58%

Male Professors

42%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

223 Graduates

Political Science and Government

159 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

153 Graduates

Psychology, General

142 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

136 Graduates

Biology, General

127 Graduates

Economics

121 Graduates

History

99 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

95 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

88 Graduates

Chemistry

76 Graduates

Computer Science

74 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

74 Graduates

Mathematics

70 Graduates

Public Policy Analysis

51 Graduates

Area Studies

41 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

30 Graduates

Physics

29 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

27 Graduates

Anthropology

25 Graduates

Philosophy

25 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

23 Graduates

Music

19 Graduates

Sociology

18 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

14 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

11 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

10 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

5 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,377

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

11%

Full-time

99%

Part-time

1%

Students Gender

Male

42%

US National: 44%

Female

58%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

59% White

6% Unknown

7% Black

9% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

8% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

32%

Out Of State

62%

In State

6%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$83,535 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$7,436/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Griffin

School Colors

green, gold, and silver

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Colonial Athletic Association

Total Male Athletes

291

Total Female Athletes

245

Intramural Sports

45

Sports Club

75

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Gymnastics

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Gymnastics

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. At WM, $12,926 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 42% male and 58% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$43,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$58,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$15,000

$24,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$156 - 249

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,792

Students Receiving Federal Grants

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,812

Students Receiving State Aid

9%

Average Aid Per Year

$13,218

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,649

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$36,389

$30K - $48K

$34,385

$48K - $75K

$25,509

$75K - $110K

$18,215

> $110K

$6,964

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,954,589

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,784,917

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at WM to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,942, whereas the financial aid is $16,601. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $12,733 and institutional aid worth $16,601. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at WM based on students' financial needs add up to $1,954,589 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $3,784,917.

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