Beloit College
Beloit, WI 53511-5595


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,394
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 11%
Student to faculty ratio 11:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,236 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Beloit College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,855 applications and 2,693 students were granted admission. Beloit College is at the #68 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

In Fall 2016, 45% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 25% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT1065 to 1370
ACT24 to 30
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Beloit College's tuition was $46,596 for all students regardless of residency (73.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Beloit College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 26% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,427 (which is 0.6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Beloit College in 2016-2017, was 238, which is 61% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,193 (which is 11.9% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Beloit College has enrolled a total of 1,394 students (1,337 students full-time and 57 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,394 students, 27 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 61%

Non-resident alien: 14%

Hispanic: 9%

Black/African American: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Asian: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Beloit College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Social Sciences 18% 50
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 16% 44
English Language And Literature/letters 8% 22
Education 7% 20
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 4% 10
History 3% 8
Philosophy And Religious Studies 2% 6
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 6
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 2% 6
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 1% 4

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Beloit College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Beloit College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $50,700. Last year, out of the total 105 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 105 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 84 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 84 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $50,700 $55,800
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 105 84

Campus Location

Similar Colleges

Knox College
Galesburg, IL
DePauw University
Greencastle, IN
Centre College
Danville, KY
Wheaton College
Norton, MA
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, MI
Kenyon College
Gambier, OH
Allegheny College
Meadville, PA
Dickinson College
Carlisle, PA
Gettysburg College
Gettysburg, PA
Muhlenberg College
Allentown, PA
Ursinus College
Collegeville, PA
Wofford College
Spartanburg, SC
Rhodes College
Memphis, TN
Austin College
Sherman, TX
Lawrence University
Appleton, WI

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Beloit College.

Rockford University
16.1 mile away
Edgewood College
43.1 mile away
Judson University
48.8 mile away
Nashotah House
50.4 mile away
Carroll University
53.4 mile away