Wittenberg University

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Year Founded:
1845
Religious Affiliation:
Protestant
College Type:
Private , Urban
Enrollment:
1775 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$38,730
Tuition Out of State:
$38,730
Division:
NCAA III
Conference:
North Coast Athletic Conference (Division III)
Thanks for visiting the Wittenberg University Football scholarship and program information page. Here you'll have access to specifics on the college and details on their Football program like who to contact about recruitment, names of ... Read More

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Wittenberg University Football Program Coaching & Recruiting Personnel
For anyone who is looking to get recruited it is critical to know who to talk to - and NCSA provides the information you need. The Assistant Coach of the Wittenberg University Football program is Brian Cooper. Other key staff are:


  • AC Tyson Beacham

  • Assistant Coach Jim Dimitroff

  • Head Coach Joe Fincham

  • Assistant Coach Reed Florence

  • Offensive Coordinator Reed Florence

  • AC Will Gingery

  • Andrew Kooi

  • Asst. Coach David Marquis

  • Defensive Line Coach / JV Head Coach Tom Mescher

  • Dir FB Ops Jake Rakich

  • AC Gary Sitler

  • Asst. Coach Gary Sitler

  • Asst. Coach Dan Smith

  • Asst. Coach Nathaniel Wilson



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Athletics Information
Conference:
North Coast Athletic Conference (Division III)
Division:
NCAA III
Athletic Director:
Garnett Purnell
Football Coaching Staff
  • Tyson Beacham AC
  • Brian Cooper Assistant Coach
  • Jim Dimitroff Assistant Coach
  • Joe Fincham Head Coach
  • Reed Florence Assistant Coach
  • Reed Florence Offensive Coordinator
  • Will Gingery AC
  • Andrew Kooi
  • David Marquis Asst. Coach
  • Tom Mescher Defensive Line Coach / JV Head Coach
  • Jake Rakich Dir FB Ops
  • Gary Sitler AC
  • Gary Sitler Asst. Coach
  • Dan Smith Asst. Coach
  • Nathaniel Wilson Asst. Coach
What the Coaches are Saying...
Jun 09, 2020

“-Wittenberg has won more games than any other Division III program. -Witt was the 1st to win 700 games this season. -5-time National Champions -The only D-III school to have 3 members of the College Football Hall of Fame -We are looking for players who want to win & get a great education. Wittenberg is a Tier-1 academic institution offering many majors & minors. Our graduating football players are hired by alumni all over the country. See more about our program here: http://www4.wittenberg.edu/news/athletics/football/mediaguides/2011.html”

—Coach Tom Mescher
Football Academic Minimums
  • GPA: 3.2 (out of 4.0)
  • SAT: 950 (out of 1600)
  • ACT: 20 (out of 36)
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Diving
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Lacrosse
  • Men's Soccer
  • Men's Swimming
  • Men's Tennis
  • Men's Track
  • Men's Volleyball
  • Men's Water Polo
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Diving
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Lacrosse
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
  • Women's Water Polo
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
Admissions Phone:
(937) 327-6231
Admissions Email:
admission@wittenberg.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Most Selective
Religious Requirements:
Yes
Specific Religious Requirements:
One semester of religion/theology/philosophy required.
Application Information
Application Deadline:
No
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
 
Application Priority Date:
March 1 (priority)
Notification Date:
Rolling
Rolling Admissions:
Yes
Early Action:
Yes
Early Action Closing Date:
December 1
Early Decision:
Yes
Early Decision Deadline:
November 15
Common Application:
Yes
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
2.9
Average ACT Composite:
25
Average ACT English:
25
Average ACT Math:
24
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
23%
ACT 75th Percentile:
28%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
1121
Average SAT 1 Math:
563
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
558
SAT 25th Percentile:
1000%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1240%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Business Administration, Management, English, Education
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Theology, Pre-Optometry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  • 3-2 program with John Hopkins University School of Nursing, Case Institute of Technology of Case Western Reserve, University Fu Foundation - School of Engineering of Columbia University, School of Engineering & Applied Science of Washington University, Washington University School of Medicine
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Area Studies,
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology,
  • Biology,
  • Business,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business, Sports and Entertainment Management/Marketing, Other,
  • Chemistry,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer Science,
  • Criminology,
  • Dance,
  • Economics,
  • Education/Teaching,
  • English Literature,
  • Entrepreneurial Operations,
  • Finance,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Geography and Cartography,
  • Geology,
  • Germanic Linguistics,
  • History,
  • Interdisciplinary Studies,
  • International Relations and National Security Studies,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Marketing,
  • Mathematics,
  • Music,
  • Natural Resources Conservation and Research,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Physics,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Religious Studies,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Sociology,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Visual and Performing Arts,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Springfield
Population:
65358
Major City Closest To School:
Columbus
Distance Of Major City:
40 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Dayton
Distance To International Airport:
35 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
 
Distance To Other Airport:
40 Miles
Location Description:

114-acre campus in Springfield (population: 65,358), 25 miles from Dayton. Served by bus; major airport serves Dayton and Columbus (40 miles). School operates transportation to airport on certain occasions. Public transportation serves campus.

Demographics
Male:
46.70%
Female:
53.30%
African American:
9.45%
Asian American:
1.17%
Caucasian:
77.01%
Hispanic:
3.46%
International:
1.66%
Other:
1.66%
Student Faculty Ratio:
13:1
Out State Freshmen:
29%
Campus Size:
114 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
91%
Students Live On Campus:
89%
Students Live Off Campus:
11%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
81%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Sorority housing, Fraternity housing, Single-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students, Special housing for international students, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
5
Number Of Sororities:
6
Join Fraternities:
37%
Join Sororities:
52%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
Yes
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
Yes
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
800 677-7558
Financial Aid Phone:
(800) 677-7558
Financial Aid Email:
 
Aid Notification Date:
 
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA, State aid form, Other
Tuition Instate:
$38,730
Tuition Out of State:
$38,730
Room & Board:
$5,158
Average Debt On Graduation:
$29,332
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$0
FTU : $0
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :0
FTU : 0
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$14,186
FTU : $0
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$4,147
FTU : $4,124
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$6,531
FTU : $6,290
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$24,377
FTU : $21,800
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$30,743
FTU : $27,750
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :88%
FTU : 84%

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