About Indiana Wesleyan University (IWU)
On Campus Housing
Indiana Wesleyan University (IWU) is a Christian, private not-for-profit university affiliated by the Wesleyan Church. The university was established in Marion within a few miles of the Indiana Conference headquarters, Fairmont. In 1988, Marion College was renamed as Indiana Wesleyan University.
The university was founded by the trustees of the Indiana Conference of The Wesleyan Methodist Church in the year 1920 as Marion College in order to provide education in liberal arts and professional courses.
The student-faculty ratio is 14:1 with the graduation rate is 65%.
The institution has a student population of 3,188 enrolled for various online and offline programs
The university provides online education mainly for working professionals in 90 programs in associate, bachelor's, master, and doctorate programs as well as various certificate courses.
Some of the academic majors include Accounting, Management, Nursing, Political Science, Finance, Marketing, Writing, Journalism, and Criminal Justice.
The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools has institutionally accredited Indiana Wesleyan University to provide post-secondary and higher education.
The rankings for the university is provided based on the performance of the university in the previous academic year by the US News
25 in Regional Universities Midwest
14 in Best Undergraduate Teaching
78 in Top Performers on Social Mobility
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
From the table above, it is clear that the university tuition and fees at the IWU are less when compared to any other universities in the locality.
The average annual cost and the net price to attend Indian Wesleyan University in 2020-2012 are $20,342 and $26,630.
In addition to the above cost, the following are the expenses that you'll have to consider when attending.
Books & Supplies - $1,384
Room & Board - $8,480
Budget for other expenses - $2,084
On the whole, the total one year cost at the university comes to about $38,578.
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Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$62,930 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $8,768 per year for living on campus. Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at IWUM costs around $4,240 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 36% and 64%, respectively.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The students of the university are provided with a number of financial aid opportunities in order to support them to meet their educational expenses. The university doesn't want anyone to stop their education for their financial problems.
Students receive financial assistance through scholarships, grants, and loans. In order to be eligible to be a recipient of financial aids, the students must fill up the FAFSA first and receive their SAR.
Indiana Wesleyan University (IWU) federal school code is 001822.
Following are some of the financial aid programs available for the students.
Gift Aid - $17,281
Federal Grants - $4,403
State Aid - $7,445
Institutional Grants - $13,759
Indiana Wesleyan University Financial Aid Office
A student can contact the official website or the financial aid administration center on 866-468-6498. A student can follow the university or our financial aid page to stay up to date about the financial aid.