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Beloit College

Quick Facts

Financial aid
Percentage of freshmen receiving aid: 98.4%
Student/faculty ratio

Beloit is a “college that changes lives,” a place where students dig deep, get their hands dirty, and build a transcript, a résumé, and a life—at the same time. Beloit stands out for its commitment to teaching and then bringing to life what students learn through internships, labs in every major, and meaningful study abroad. Beloit is a place of discovery, where students explore their interests and practice what they learn. Beloit’s 170-year-old campus features historic buildings alongside cutting-edge learning environments. Campus life supports the learning environment in a diverse and intimate residential setting where 1,250 undergraduates from 46 states and more than 30 countries live and learn.


Beloit stands out for its commitment to teaching and then bringing to life what students learn through internships, labs in every major, and meaningful study abroad. 

Enrollment: 1,250
Student/faculty ratio: 12:1

Getting in

Admission requirements

Beloit has no absolute secondary school requirements but gives preference to students from a rigorous college preparatory program and seeks applicants with special qualities and talents, as well as those from diverse ethnic, geographic, and economic backgrounds. The transcript is the most important element in the application to Beloit.


How AP credits are handled

Up to 8 units of credit from tests such as AP or IB examinations may be applied toward graduation.


Degrees offered

Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science

Other programs

Pre-professional programs in environmental management and forestry, engineering, law, and health professions

Percentage of freshmen receiving aid: 98.4% 
Percentage of all full-time undergraduates receiving financial aid: 95.3%
For institution-specific scholarships, contact: Financial Aid Office at 608.363.2663 or

FAFSA code: 003835

Tuition and fees: $47, 060
Room and board: $8,146

Conference/division affiliation: NCAA Division III Midwest Conference

Men’s Athletics

Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, lacrosse, soccer, swimming & diving, track & field

Women’s Athletics 

Basketball, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming & diving, track & field, tennis, volleyball

Intramurals offered

Dr. Scott Bierman

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700 College Street
Beloit, WI 53511-5509


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Beloit College developed from the vision of seven New Englanders, a vision that began taking shape as they met in a stateroom of the steamer Chesapeake, crossing Lake Erie in early summer 1844.