Tuition & Fees

$33,350

$33,350

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
6%
500-599
35%
400-499
46%
300-399
11%
200-299
1%
600-699
3%
500-599
26%
400-499
50%
300-399
20%
200-299
1%
600-699
2%
500-599
17%
400-499
54%
300-399
25%
200-299
2%
24-29
17%
18-23
51%
12-17
32%
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undergraduateRatios

55%

45%

male

female

1
12

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,684
Declined + 1,037
Total Received 2,721
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Private (nonprofit)

929

undergraduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Physical Education Wellness/sport Medicine
  2. Business
  3. Education
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Codes

SAT 5017
ACT 4338

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School Facts

Averett University, founded in 1859 as a school for young women, it grew to a fully accredited, co-educational, four-year college in 1971. Today, the university attracts students from across the nation as well as around the world and offers degree programs at numerous Virginia locations.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 929
Established in 1859
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Other
Accredited by •  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Danville, VA

185-acre campus in Danville (population: 42,082), 45 miles from Greensboro, NC; branch/satellite campuses in locations throughout Virginia. Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Greensboro. School operates transportation to athletic complex, aviation facilities, and equestrian center. Public transportation serves campus.

Averett University
420 West Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
57%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
84%
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

Greek Life

 
2 fraternities 8% of male students
 
1 sororities 6% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
7%
Top 1/4
24%
Top 1/2
48%
Bottom 1/2
52%
Bottom 1/4
14%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
6%
500-599
35%
400-499
46%
300-399
11%
200-299
1%
600-699
3%
500-599
26%
400-499
50%
300-399
20%
200-299
1%
600-699
2%
500-599
17%
400-499
54%
300-399
25%
200-299
2%
24-29
17%
18-23
51%
12-17
32%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline May 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,684
Declined + 1,037
Total Received 2,721

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Joel Nester
Director of Admissions & International Counselor
P: 800 AVERETT
F: 434 797-2784
admit@averett.edu

Cost

Tuition $33,350
Room $6,184
Board $3,500
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $44,034
Average Financial Aid - $26,742
Total with Avg. Aid $17,292

Financial Aid

73%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$26,742

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,174,810
State $1,473,928
Institutional $12,738,071
Other external $1,239,835
Total $17,626,644

Non-need-based

Federal
State $208,910
Institutional $2,119,040
Other external $257,275
Total $2,585,225

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis
volleyball
wrestling

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
USA South Athletic Conference
Mascot
Cougars
School colors
blue and gold
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accountancy
Aerospace Management
Art
Art/Teaching PreK-12
Athletic Training
Biology
Biology/Chemistry
Biology/Teaching 6-12
Biomathematics
Biomedical Science
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication/Journalism
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Education
English
English/History
English/Teaching 6-12
English/Theatre
Equestrian Studies
Health/Physical Education/Teaching PreK-12
History
History/Politics
History/Social Science/Teaching 6-12
Interdisciplinary Studies
Leadership
Liberal Arts
Liberal Studies
Liberal Studies/Teaching PreK-6
Mathematical Decision Sciences
Mathematics
Mathematics/Teaching 6-12
Modern Language
Music
Nursing
Physical Education/Wellness/Sport Science
Political Science
Psychology
Religion
Sociology
Sociology/Criminal Justice
Theatre Arts
Theatre Arts/Teaching 6-12
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Undergraduate

100%

929
students

Female
45%
419

Male
55%
510

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

96%

892
students

Female
45%
398

Male
55%
494

undergraduatePart-time

4%

37
students

Female
57%
21

Male
43%
16

Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
29%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Hispanic/Latino
55%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

53%

Transfer applicants accepted

48%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Recommended of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of Some

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

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

65%

Additional services

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

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 21
Countries most often represented England
Finland
Norway
Sweden
The Bahamas
The Netherlands
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Joel Nester
Director of Admissions & International Counselor
800 283-7388, extension 15663, 434 791-5663
joel.nester@averett.edu

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