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Western Carolina University

Cullowhee, North Carolina
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Overview
Public
7,871 Undergraduates
41% Admissions Rate
Town: Distant
Public
Region: South
Division 1
Size: Small
Doctoral
Western Carolina University
Highway 107
Cullowhee, North Carolina
28723-9646
(828) 227-7100
www.wcu.edu
Location

Cullowhee is a census-designated place in Jackson County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 9,428 as of the 2010 census. The area known as Cullowhee has Western Carolina University, part of the UNC System, and the village/town of Forest Hills within its area. More from Wikipedia...

81

coffee score

73

restaurants score

Students
46%

Men

54%

Women

22

Average Age of Entering Students

538

New Transfer Students

Admissions
41%

Acceptance Rate

26%

Enrollment Yield

910-1120

SAT Range

18,297

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$13,646

Typical Cost

$17,290

Out-Of-State (published)

$6,897

In-State (published)

85%

Recieve Financial Aid

87%

Have Loans

$14,919

Median Debt

Academics
17.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

Teacher Education: Multiple Levels

Top Major

Athletics
Football Conference:

Southern Conference

Basketball Conference:

Southern Conference

Track & Field Conference:

Southern Conference

Football Division:

1

Basketball Division:

1

Track Division:

1

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