Tuition & Fees

$35,600

$35,600

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
8%
500-599
40%
400-499
45%
300-399
7%
600-699
6%
500-599
41%
400-499
45%
300-399
8%
600-699
2%
500-599
17%
400-499
54%
300-399
25%
200-299
2%
30-36
3%
24-29
17%
18-23
40%
12-17
40%
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undergraduateRatios

57%

male

43%

female

1

teacher

12

students

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Moderately Selective

60%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,711
Declined + 1,101
Total Received 2,812
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Private (nonprofit)

965

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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Location

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 965
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)

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Danville, VA

185-acre campus in Danville (population: 41,130), 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

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
58%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
83%
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 1% of male students
 
1 sororities 0% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
8%
Top 1/4
27%
Top 1/2
56%
Bottom 1/2
44%
Bottom 1/4
14%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
8%
500-599
40%
400-499
45%
300-399
7%
600-699
6%
500-599
41%
400-499
45%
300-399
8%
600-699
2%
500-599
17%
400-499
54%
300-399
25%
200-299
2%
30-36
3%
24-29
17%
18-23
40%
12-17
40%

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

60%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,711
Declined + 1,101
Total Received 2,812

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

Financial Aid

72%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$27,059

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $35,450
Room $6,570
Board $3,990
Additional fees $150
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $47,160
Average Financial Aid - $27,059
Total with Avg. Aid $20,101

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,243,690
State $1,469,029
Institutional $13,936,118
Other external $1,307,354
Total $18,956,191

Non-need-based

Federal
State $256,890
Institutional $2,421,104
Other external $304,965
Total $2,982,959
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

State aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: 434 791-5890
F: 434 791-5647
finaid@averett.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Carl Bradsher
Director of Student Financial Services
cbradshe@averett.edu

Varsity Sports

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

Club Sports - Men's

cheerleading, equestrian sports

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading, equestrian sports

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, dance, soccer, softball

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Athletic Directors

Meg Stevens (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Athletic Facts

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

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accountancy
Aerospace Management
Applied Data Analytics
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
Criminal Justice Administration/Leadership
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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Most Popular Majors

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

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law

965

total students

56%

in-state

44%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

965
students

Female
43%
411

Male
57%
554

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

96%

934
students

Female
43%
393

Male
57%
541

4%

31
students

Female
59%
18

Male
41%
13

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Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
28%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
55%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

54%

Transfer applicants accepted

45%

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

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
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 20
Countries most often represented England
Finland
Norway
Spain
Sweden
The Bahamas
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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