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Wofford's Class of 2017 First Year Profile

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Applications

  • * Total Applications 2566
  • * Approved 1978
  • * % Approved 77%
 

Enrollment

  • * Total Enrollment 1654
  • * Number of First Year Students 487
  • * % of Approvals that Enrolled (yield) 25%
  • * Transfers 9
 

Day and Boarding Students

  • * Resident 468 (96%)
  • * Commuting 19 (4%)
 

Enrollment by Gender

  • * Men 214 (44%)
  • * Women 273 (56%)
 

Students of Color Enrollment

  • * African-American 33 (7%)
  • * Asian 25 (5%)
  • * Hispanic 25 (5%)
  • * American Indian 2 (.4%)
  • * Native Hawaian/Pacific Islander 2 (.4%)
  • * Other 25 (5%)
  • * Unknown 3 (.6%)
  • * International 10 (2%)
  • * Total 112 (23%)
 

Geographic Distribution

  • * Enrolled From South Carolina 267 (55%)
  • * Enrolled From Out-of-State 220 (45%)
  • * Number of States Represented 28
  • * Foreign Countries Represented 7
 

School Distribution

  • * Private Schools 148 (30%)
  • * Public Schools 331 (68%)
  • * Home-Schooled 2 (.4%)
  • * Foreign Schools 6 (1%)
 

High School GPA

  • * Average GPA 3.54
  • * (This GPA is recalculated using only academic courses giving an extra grade point for AP and IB courses.)
 

High School Class Rank

  • * Top 10% 46%
 

SAT / ACT Information

  • * SAT Mid 50% 1110-1260
  • * ACT Mid 50% 24-30
 

National / State Awards

  • * Palmetto Fellows 72
  • * Girls State Delegates (SC) 29
  • * Boys State Delegates (SC) 33
  • * Eagle Scout/Gold Award 25
     
  • * Valedictorians and Salutatorians 24  
  • * Team Captains 175