Baldwin Wallace University

275 Eastland Rd - Berea, OH 44017
  • Region: Great Lakes
  • Campus Setting: Suburban
  • Size: Small

Founded in 1845, Baldwin Wallace was one of the first colleges in Ohio to admit students without regard to race or gender. That spirit of inclusiveness has evolved into a personalized approach to education that stresses growth as students learn to learn, respond to new ideas and prepare for change.

Baldwin Wallace University is a private, liberal arts college offering bachelor's and master's degrees, located in Berea, OH. Our location, a residential community 20 minutes from Cleveland, facilitates our ability to provide liberal arts learning and practical career preparation. Students take initiative, supported by many opportunities to succeed, including mentors, access to local leaders, and access to internships and field experiences for every interest.

BW's enrollment includes over 3,000 full-time undergraduate and 4,200 total students. BW has 169 full-time faculty members and a faculty-student ratio of 15:1. There are no lecture halls on campus! The largest class you’ll likely ever have is 40. 90% of students who earn a bachelor's degree from BW do it in four years or less. In fact, if you don't graduate in four years, BW will pay the tuition for the extra time it takes you to finish.

About Baldwin Wallace University

Baldwin Wallace University is a private, liberal arts-based, Methodist-affiliated college located in Berea, Ohio, offering bachelor's and master's degrees, certificates and professional education programs- and so much more.

Mission Statement

Baldwin Wallace University is an academic community committed to the liberal arts and sciences as the foundation for lifelong learning. The University fulfills this mission through a rigorous academic program that is characterized by excellence in teaching and learning within a challenging, supportive environment that enhances students' intellectual and spiritual growth. Baldwin Wallace assists students in their preparation to become contributing, compassionate citizens of an increasingly global society and encourages their pursuit of personal and professional excellence.