Families often find projecting college costs to be a daunting task. However, at The College of Wooster, we believe in making education accessible and valuable. Affordability and Educational Excellence are at the core of a Wooster education, earning us recognition as a Best Value College each year. Our commitment to transparency and a test-blind process for merit scholarships ensures that families have the information they need for an informed decision.
Why Choose The College of Wooster?
- Affordability: The College of Wooster stands out for its affordability, making quality liberal arts education accessible.
- Recognition: College experts recognize us for our commitment to providing value, and our annual listing as a Best Value College reflects this dedication.
The College Scholar Award
The College Scholar Award is a testament to Wooster's commitment to academic and extracurricular excellence. Annually, among the 6,000 applications we receive, the Scholarship Committee identifies and honors the most academically qualified students. Typically falling within the top 5% of the applicant pool, these students showcase exceptional achievements.
To be eligible for the College Scholar Award, we recommend that applicants:
- Rank in Top 15%: Rank in the top 15% of their high school class.
- U.S. Citizens: Applicants must be U.S. citizens.
- Interview Requirement: Complete an interview with an admissions or alumni representative.
This award is a recognition of outstanding accomplishment and serves as an acknowledgment of academic prowess.
Embrace the Wooster Experience
At The College of Wooster, we invite you to explore the value of education where affordability meets excellence. Whether it's through our commitment to transparency, the test-blind process for merit scholarships, or the prestigious College Scholar Award, Wooster provides a unique and valuable educational experience.