Davis & Elkins College

Elkins, WV

Davis & Elkins College

Elkins, WV

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Tuition & Fees

$29,960

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

39%

male

61%

female

13

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

69%

acceptance rate

Accepted 685
Declined 307
Total Received 992
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Private

876

undergraduate students

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Location

School Facts

Davis and Elkins College, founded in 1904, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 179-acre campus is located in Elkins, in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 876
Established in 1904
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Presbyterian

Social Networks

179-acre campus in Elkins (population: 7,047), 105 miles east of Charleston and 130 miles south of Pittsburgh. Served by air; major airports serve Pittsburgh and Washington, DC (150 miles); bus serves Weston (24 miles). School operates transportation to Clarksburg, downtown Elkins, and airports.

  • Campus Setting: Small town

Davis & Elkins College
100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV
26241

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
55%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
75%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
14%
Top 1/4
29%
Top 1/2
72%
Bottom 1/2
28%
Bottom 1/4
6%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Not used

Moderately Selective

69%

acceptance rate

Accepted 685
Declined 307
Total Received 992

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Completion of college-preparatory program
Secondary School Record

Recommended

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Admission test scores

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Secondary School Rank

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • 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
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

96%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$23,779

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $29,280
Room & board $9,800
Additional fees $680
Books & supplies $1,356
Total $41,116
Average Financial Aid - $23,779
Total with Avg. Aid $17,337

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 800 624-3157, extension 1271
F: 304 637-1413
summersm@dewv.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined yes yes
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Golf yes yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Other sports yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Swimming yes yes
Tennis yes yes
Volleyball yes
Wrestling yes

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, camping, dodgeball, football, hiking, karate, mountain biking, rock climbing, snowboarding, softball, whitewater rafting, yoga

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA Division II, Mountain East Conference, GMAC

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping. yes
Accounting. yes
Art Teacher Education. yes
Art/Art Studies, General. yes
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes yes
Chemistry, General. yes
Community Health and Preventive Medicine. yes
Computer Science. yes
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies. yes
Criminology. yes
Dance, General. yes
Drama and Dance Teacher Education. yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
Economics, General. yes
Education, General. yes yes
Elementary Education and Teaching. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental Science. yes
Exercise Science and Kinesiology. yes
Finance, General. yes
History, General. yes
Hospitality Administration/Management, General. yes
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other. yes
Human Development and Family Studies, General. yes
Marketing/Marketing Management, General. yes
Mathematics Teacher Education. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Natural Resources/Conservation, General. yes
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) yes yes
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, and Kinesiology, Other. yes
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Facilities Management, General. yes
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Psychology, Other. yes
Religion/Religious Studies. yes
Religious Education. yes
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management. yes
Sustainability Studies. yes
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other. yes
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology. yes
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Management
  3. Exercise Science

Programs Offered

  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-theology
  • Pre-veterinary science

876

total students

43%

in-state

57%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

876
students

Female
61%
535

Male
39%
341

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

90%

788
students

Female
59%
468

Male
41%
320

10%

88
students

Female
76%
67

Male
24%
21

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Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Hispanic/Latino
36%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
50%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

19%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

62

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

36

semester hours

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