Kansas Wesleyan University : Profile

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100 E. Claflin Ave.
Salina, KS 67401
Website: www.kwu.edu
Location: Plains IA KS MN MO NE ND SD

Get a snapshot of Kansas Wesleyan University with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

The mission of Kansas Wesleyan University is to promote and integrate academic excellence, spiritual development, personal well-being, and social responsibility. Kansas Wesleyan University provides an education program characterized by excellence within a caring community, rooted in the liberal arts tradition. The call of the university is to develop both intellect and character, to stimulate creativity and discovery, to nurture the whole person--body, mind, and spirit. Diversity is encouraged in curriculum, faculty, and students. Kansas Wesleyan University prepares students not only for careers and professions, but also for lifelong learning. The university equips its students for responsible leadership in their communities, for useful service in and to the world, and for stewardship of the earth. Kansas Wesleyan University provides a setting in which faith and learning are integrated; encounter with the Christian proclamation is an integral part of the life of the university. The university fosters the lively discussion of faith and values, encouraging students to develop a thoughtful, personal world view informed by Christian tradition. Kansas Wesleyan University serves the church, community, and the world by providing a variety of resources for educational, cultural, and spiritual enrichment. The aim of the university is to discover, to build, and to share a higher quality of life and a broader vision of the world.

School Characteristics

Student Population
25200 per year

Length of Study: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: United Methodist

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: yes Average ACT: 20 Average SAT: 430

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 710
Retention Rate: 63%
Graduation Rate: 138

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: yes
Federal: Yes

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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