Tuition & Fees

$36,835

$36,835

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
38%
500-599
40%
400-499
14%
300-399
2%
200-299
0
700-800
1%
600-699
17%
500-599
45%
400-499
33%
300-399
4%
200-299
0
700-800
4%
600-699
30%
500-599
37%
400-499
26%
300-399
3%
200-299
0
30-36
13%
24-29
45%
18-23
41%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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undergraduateRatios

0%

100%

male

female

1
9

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

60%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,362
Declined + 871
Total Received 2,233
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Private (nonprofit)

639

undergraduate students

163

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. English
  2. Biology
  3. Psychology
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Codes

SAT 5294
ACT 4360

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School Facts

Hollins, founded in 1842, is an independent liberal arts university. Hollins offers undergraduate liberal arts education for women, selected graduate programs for men and women, and community outreach initiatives. Its 475-acre campus is located in Roanoke.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 802
Established in 1842
Coeducational Women's College
Accredited by •  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council)

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Roanoke, VA

475-acre campus in Roanoke (population: 98,465), six miles from downtown district. Served by air and bus; train serves Lynchburg (40 miles). School operates transportation downtown.

Hollins University
7916 Williamson Road
Roanoke, VA 24020

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
81%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
97%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
23%
Top 1/4
36%
Top 1/2
93%
Bottom 1/2
7%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
38%
500-599
40%
400-499
14%
300-399
2%
200-299
0
700-800
1%
600-699
17%
500-599
45%
400-499
33%
300-399
4%
200-299
0
700-800
4%
600-699
30%
500-599
37%
400-499
26%
300-399
3%
200-299
0
30-36
13%
24-29
45%
18-23
41%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline February 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline October 15
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 15
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

60%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,362
Declined + 871
Total Received 2,233

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Standardized test scores

Important

Essay
Recommendations
Secondary school record

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Ashley Browning
Director of Admission
P: 800 456-9595
F: 540 362-6218
huadm@hollins.edu

Cost

Tuition $36,200
Room $7,760
Board $5,040
Additional fees $635
Books & supplies $600
Total $50,235
Average Financial Aid - $34,672
Total with Avg. Aid $15,563

Financial Aid

83%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$34,672

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,398,847
State $745,837
Institutional $11,997,436
Other external $282,651
Total $14,424,771

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $227,363
Institutional $3,240,824
Other external $37,464
Total $3,505,651

Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
cross-country
equestrian sports
golf
lacrosse
soccer
swimming
tennis
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Old Dominion Athletic Conference (Division III)
School colors
green and gold
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Art History
Art Studio
Biology
Business
Chemistry
Children's Literature
Childrens Book Writing/Illustrating
Classical Studies
Communication Studies
Creative Writing
Dance
Economics
English
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Film
French
Gender/Women's Studies
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Studies
Liberal Studies
Mathematics
Music
Philosophy
Playwriting
Political Science
Psychology
Religious Studies
Screenwriting/Film Studies
Sociology
Spanish
Teaching
Theatre
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Undergraduate

80%

639
students

Female
100%
636

Male
0%
3

Graduate

20%

163
students

Female
82%
133

Male
18%
30

undergraduateFull-time

97%

621
students

Female
100%
620

Male
0%
1

undergraduatePart-time

3%

18
students

Female
89%
16

Male
11%
2

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
12%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
63%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

79%

Transfer applicants accepted

13%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

44%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 20
Countries most often represented Botswana
China
Jamaica
Nepal
Pakistan
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Chloe Landon
Admission Counselor
540 362-6401
huintl@hollins.edu

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