Tennessee Wesleyan University

Near the center of Athens, Tennessee, Tennessee Wesleyan University provides experiences one expects from a major university with the attention and nurturing a liberal arts education offers. Since its founding in 1857, TWU has been dedicated to helping students live a meaningful life. Offering more than 30 undergraduate and graduate programs, students prepare for in-demand careers in industries like business, science, health professions and education. Faculty and staff are dedicated to assisting students in the realization of their full potential through holistic and transformational learning experiences in the classroom, the field and the community. A multitude of service learning opportunities provide all TWU students the chance to grow as leaders and set a foundation for lifelong meaningful achievement. As a part of the TWU family, the southeast Tennessee community plays an important role in the development of this region’s future leaders. Main campus is located two blocks from the town center, with easy access to the surrounding area. Additional locations in Knoxville and Cleveland provide convenience to students in the nursing program, management excellence degree completion program and the new Master of Occupational Therapy program. In addition, some programs and classes are offered online. No matter where a student chooses to take their classes - they will find learning experiences and a supportive community to help them grow personally and professionally. Through strong academic programs, service-learning opportunities, student organizations and athletics, TWU helps students become enlightened servant leaders who believe in serving others, pursuing knowledge and leading by example. Tennessee Wesleyan is a member of the Appalachian Athletic Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and features more than 20 athletic teams for men and women. In addition to athletics, students can participate in more than 25 clubs and student organizations, providing all students opportunities to grow their leadership skills and foster relationships with fellow classmates.

Admissions
Lacey Weese
Director of Financial Aid
Phone: (423) 745-7504
Email: lweese@tnwesleyan.edu
Address
204 E. College Street
Athens, TN 37303
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, And Kinesiology
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Common Application Accepted
No
Application Fee
No
Application Fee Amount
$0
Total Applications
877
61%
Admission Rate
Costs
Tuition
$23,900
Room and Board
$8,050
Book Fees
$1,400
Additional Fees
$1,250
Miscellaneous Fees
$2,500
Total Expenses
$37,100
64%
Tuition
Average Financial Aid
$20,564
55%
Coverage of total expenses
Total Students
1,008
37%
63%
Total Undergraduates
977
37%
63%
Total Graduates
31
32%
68%
All Faculty
147
48%
52%
Full Time Faculty
135
47%
53%
Part Time Faculty
12
58%
42%