- Location Wilmington, OH
- Web Site http://www.wilmington.edu
- Nearest ELS Center Cincinnati,OH
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|Housing||Location Type||Offers Scholarships||Student Population||Offers CLA|
|Available for Undergraduate||Suburban||No||1078 (Total)||Yes|
|Degrees Offered||Public/Private||Institution Type||Student Body||Student Population|
|Bachelor||Private||Baccalaureate College||Co-educational||11 (International)|
Yearly Costs / ELS Level
|Degree||Tuition||Fees||Housing **||Meals||OtherExpenses||I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds)||ELS|
The Society of Friends, or Quakers founded Wilmington College in 1870 and Quaker tradition continues to influence the friendly open atmosphere of Wilmington today. It is a liberal arts college offering Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. The College's tree-lined campus is located in the safe city of Wilmington, Ohio, only 64 kilometers northeast of Cincinnati and 64 kilometers south of Dayton. The normal enrollment of about 1,100 includes students from 5 to 7 countries.
All international students are expected to live in one of eight college residence halls during their first year of enrollment; double-occupancy rooms shared with an American roommate are standard. All resident students are expected to take meals in the college cafeteria. Although the residence halls are officially closed during the holidays and school vacation periods, international students may remain for a weekly fee.
- There are many student groups and organizations including the International Club, which sponsors many activities like the International Festival.
- Student resources and services include a campus bookstore, a career center, learning services, mediation, religious services and multicultural affairs.
- Intramural athletic programs are available for men (11 types) and women (10 types).