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.

Official website Visit website
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%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
75%
Percent 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-prepatory 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
Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Lacrosse
Other sports
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball
Wrestling

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

62

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

36

semester hours

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