Wabash College

The sun rises over the Wabash College campus

I can’t remember ever having been at a place where I heard the pronoun ‘we’ used so frequently, even more than ‘I.’ “
Colleges That Change Lives

Wabash College
401 W. Wabash Avenue
Crawfordsville, Indiana 47933
765.361.6225 / 800.345.5385
admissions@wabash.edu
www.wabash.edu
⋅ 870 students (all male) from 33 states and 20 foreign countries
⋅ 21% students of color
⋅ Tuition: $43,870
⋅ Room & Board: $10,300
⋅ Fees: $850

Wabash College campus theatre

Wabash football players

Wabash students discuss job options

Wabash drumline

students working in class

Character
  • Its mission is excellence in teaching and learning within a community built on close and caring relationships among students, faculty, and staff. Wabash offers qualified young men a superior education, fostering, in particular, independent intellectual inquiry, critical thought, and clear written and oral expression.Our mission is to educate men to think critically, act responsibly, lead effectively, and live humanely.
  • Private, liberal arts college for men
  • Located in Crawfordsville, Indiana, one of the “100 Best Small Towns in America,” Wabash is 50 miles northwest of Indianapolis and less than 3 hours southeast of Chicago.

Worth Noting

The ONLY College in the nation to make all of these lists*:

  • Best alumni network
  • Best classroom experience
  • Best access to professors
  • Best health services
  • Best internships
  • Best career services
  • Highest Earning Alumni
  • Happiest, Most Successful Alumni
    *Sources for these rankings include the 2020 Princeton Review 385 Best Colleges, Forbes, Payscale.com.

Faculty & Academics
  • All professors have a terminal degree
  • 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • Average class size of 13
  • #3 Most Accessible Professors (2020 Princeton Review)
  • All major rank among the top 15% in the nation (College Factual)
  • Popular majors and pre-professional programs: biology, economics, English, history, mathemathics, pre-law, and pre-medicine

Areas of Study
For the most current listings, please check the college website.

Majors
Art
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Classics
Computer Science
Economics
English
Financial Economics
French
German
Greek
Hispanic Studies
History
Latin
Mathematics
Music
Philosophy
Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Physics
Political Science
Pre Law (pre-professioal program)
Engineering (3-2 dual degree)
Pre Med (pre-professional program)
Psychology
Religion
Rhetoric
Spanish
Theater

Minors offered in Accounting, Business, Computer Science, Gender Studies, International Studies, and Multicultural American Studies

Campus Life
  • NCAA Division III Athletics
  • Only one rule of conduct — The Gentleman’s Rule
  • Over 70 student-run organizations funded by a $350,000 student activities budget
  • 10 national fraternities and 8 residence halls
  • 91% of students play intramural sports.
  • 81% of Wabash students perform volunteer work or community service.

Varsity Sports

NCAA Division III, North Coast Athletic Association:

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Indoor Track and Field
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming and Diving
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Life After College
  • 40% of the 2018 graduating class went directly to graduate, medical, or law school, with many of them pursuing Ph.D. studies.
  • They attend graduate schools like Indiana University Medical School, Notre Dame, Baylor School of Medicine, Dartmouth, New York University, Northwestern, Rice, Princeton, and The Ohio State University.
  • Wabash also boasts an 94% acceptance rate into medical school and 88% into law school.
  • Wabash’s most recent grads took full-time positions with Deloitte Consulting, JP Morgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Eli Lilly & Company, among many others.
  • Wabash graduates rank in the top 40 nationwide for highest earning alumni with an average early career salary of $64,000 and mid-career salary of $137,800 per year.

Academic Profile of Entering Class
  • Average GPA: 3.75
  • Average SAT/ACT Scores: 1260/27
  • 35% of students ranked in the top 10% of class, 61% of students ranked in the top 20% of class