Trinity Washington University

125 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, United States
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Overview of Trinity Washington University

About this school

Trinity, founded in 1897, is a private university offering degree programs for men and women at the graduate and undergraduate level. Its residential undergraduate day college is open only to women. Weekend and evening courses and all graduate programs are open to both men and women. The 26-acre campus is located three miles north of downtown Washington, D.C.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,043
    • Men:Not reported
    • Women:Not reported

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Trinity Washington University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
4
Science
2
3
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
3
4
History
2
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Recommended
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
125 Michigan Avenue, NE
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC  20017-1094
Phone
(202) 884-9400
Fax
(202) 884-9229
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications not accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
January 1

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
Not reported
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
Not reported
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
4%
3.50 - 3.74
5%
3.25 - 3.49
8%
3.00 - 3.24
13%
2.50 - 2.99
38%
2.00 - 2.49
24%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
Not reported
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - Not reported
  • Room & Board: - Not reported
  • Other Expences: - Not reported
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported

Payment Plans


Trinity Washington University accepts

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001460
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
137 (95.1%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
134 (97.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
134 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
16 (11.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$15,793
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 134 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,481
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 108 (80.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,109
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 11 (8.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
6 (4.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,658

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
507 (92.3%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
487 (96.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
480 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
51 (10.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$15,034
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 472 (98.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,261
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 406 (84.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,681
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 19 (4.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
34 (6.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,242

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
78%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$29,875
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Memberships
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Siblings of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,300

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


Not reported

Part-Time Faculty


Not reported

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


Not reported

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 27% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 40% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 27% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 6% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Not reported
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Trinity Washington University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (24)


  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • History, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Statistics, Other
  • Women's Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Online Degrees


Engineering

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Science in Administration, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (20)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication--General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • English Education
  • Human Resources Management
  • National Security
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Organizational Management
  • Public Health--General
  • Reading Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Special Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


632,323

Nearest Metropolitan Area


26 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
26.8 average low in January, 84.7 average high in September
Rain
118 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
5 mile(s) from campus in Washington, D.C.
Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Washington, D.C.
Nearest Train Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Union Station

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Women only housing

Students of College Housing


Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Trinity Tiger
School Colors
Purple and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
tennis

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Trinity Washington University offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


No, women only

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


Not reported

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,043
Women
0
Men
0

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • Not reported

International Students


Not reported

Average Age


31

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources