Dakota Wesleyan University (DWU)

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Mitchell, SD

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Dakota Wesleyan University

Dakota Wesleyan University

Dakota Wesleyan University Student Essentials

Dakota Wesleyan University Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment: Year Established:
Small Town Setting
United Methodist
Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
$ 21,750
$ 21,750

About DWU

With low student to faculty ratios and recognition as a College of Distinction, Dakota Wesleyan University (DWU) is a small school with big opportunities.

DWU is a Christian postsecondary institution that provides faith-based learning programs. Academics include the following types of subject areas:

  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • Graphic Design
  • Nursing
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Pre-Law
  • Wildlife Management

Technology is a priority at DWU: it offers an entirely wireless campus with a modern art studio, a DNA sequencer for biochemistry, museums, and a multimedia center.

Volunteer work is also an important part of college life at DWU. The school reports that every one of its student-run organizations and sports teams is involved with giving back to the community.

DWU even helps qualifying students prepare for future careers through internships and work study programs.

To apply for admission to DWU, the following items must accompany the enrollment application:

  • ACT or SAT scores
  • Application fee
  • Transcripts (for class rank, courses taken, and GPA)

Applicants are encouraged to apply for financial aid as well, as DWU has extensive offerings of tuition assistance programs. School statistics show that nearly all of its students are receiving some form of financial aid.

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DWU Map & Location

Dakota Wesleyan University

1200 W University Ave

Mitchell, SD 57301

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Getting Around DWU


Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10 walk


Seasonal average temperatures for Mitchell, SD

Winter Dec 30 13 Jan 29 10 Feb 35 15 Spring Mar 46 25 Apr 62 37 May 73 49 Summer Jun 82 59 Jul 87 64 Aug 85 61 Fall Sep 77 52 Oct 63 39 Nov 45 25

DWU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 3%
  • Caucasian: 88%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 2%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 3%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian American Indian or Alaska native Asian Unknown and Other
Undergraduate 90% Graduate 10% Full-Time 90% Part-Time 10% Women 48% Men 52% International 1% Domestic 99%

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