Tuition & Fees

$36,400

$36,400

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
15%
500-599
51%
400-499
30%
300-399
2%
600-699
16%
500-599
55%
400-499
23%
300-399
6%
30-36
8%
24-29
27%
18-23
51%
12-17
13%
6-11
1%
30-36
2%
24-29
29%
18-23
45%
12-17
24%
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undergraduateRatios

40%

male

60%

female

1

teacher

13

students

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Moderately Selective

73%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,958
Declined + 1,398
Total Received 5,356
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Private (nonprofit)

1,573

undergraduate students

810

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Exercise Science
  3. Biology
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Codes

SAT 5365
ACT 3118

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School Facts

Lenoir-Rhyne University, founded in 1891, is a church-affiliated college of liberal arts and sciences. Its 100-acre campus is located in Hickory, in North Carolina's Piedmont region.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,383
Established in 1891
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Lutheran
Accredited by •  ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs)
•  ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant)
•  ATS (Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Hickory, NC

100-acre campus in Hickory (population: 40,611), 50 miles northwest of Charlotte. Served by air; major airport and train serve Charlotte; bus serves Statesville (25 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

Lenoir–Rhyne University
625 Seventh Avenue, NE
Hickory, NC 28601

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
51%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
77%
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

Greek Life

 
4 fraternities 9% of male students
 
5 sororities 13% of female students
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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
15%
500-599
51%
400-499
30%
300-399
2%
600-699
16%
500-599
55%
400-499
23%
300-399
6%
30-36
8%
24-29
27%
18-23
51%
12-17
13%
6-11
1%
30-36
2%
24-29
29%
18-23
45%
12-17
24%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $35
Common application accepted no
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 7
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

73%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,958
Declined + 1,398
Total Received 5,356

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Bradleigh Uthe
Director, Undergraduate Admission
P: 800 277-5721
F: 828 328-7378
admission@lr.edu

Financial Aid

73%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$28,898

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $36,400
Room & board $12,510
Books & supplies $1,160
Total $50,070
Average Financial Aid - $28,898
Total with Avg. Aid $21,172

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $3,094,423
State $3,675,990
Institutional $19,994,483
Other external $590,819
Total $27,355,715

Non-need-based

Federal
State $9,000
Institutional $4,274,164
Other external $304,652
Total $4,587,816
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 828 328-7300
F: 828 328-7378
finaid@lr.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Nick Jenkins
Director of Financial Aid
nick.jenkins@lr.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cheerleading
cross-country
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

Equestrian Sports

Club Sports - Women's

Equestrian Sports

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Baseball, Basketball, Non-Tackle Football, Racquetball, Soccer, Ultimate, Volleyball (indoor/sand)

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Athletic Directors

Kim Pate (men's)
Director Of Intercollegiate Athletics
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
South Atlantic Conference
Mascot
Bears
School colors
black and cardinal red

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
American Studies
Athletic Training
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Christian Ministry
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Community College Administration
Community Health
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Divinity
Economics
Elementary Education
English
Entrepreneurship
Environmental Science/Policy
Exercise Science
Family Nurse Practitioner/Nursing Practice
Finance
German
Graphic Design
History
Human Services
Human/Community Service
Information Technology
Instructional Studies
International Business
International Economics
Leadership
Liberal Studies
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Medical Studies
Middle Grades Education
Multimedia Communication
Music
Music Education
Music Performance
Non-Profit Management
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Online Teaching/Instructional Design
Philosophy
Physician Assistant Studies
Physics
Political Science
Politics/International Affairs
Politics/Law
Pre-Engineering
Pre-Forestry/Pre-Environmental Management
Pre-Medical Sciences
Psychology
Public Health
Public Relations
Religion
Religious Development
Religious Studies
Sacred Music
Sacred Theology
School Counseling
Social Entrepreneurship
Sociology
Spanish
Sports Management
Studio Art
Sustainability
Teaching
Theatre
University Leadership
Writing
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Exercise Science
  3. Biology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy

2,383

total students

81%

in-state

19%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

66%

1,573
students

Female
60%
937

Male
40%
636

34%

810
students

Female
73%
588

Male
27%
222

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

90%

1,423
students

Female
58%
815

Male
42%
608

10%

150
students

Female
82%
122

Male
18%
28

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Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
13%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
67%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

82%

Transfer applicants accepted

64%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of Some
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 Some

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

96

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

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Counseling services

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

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • 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

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

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 24
Countries most often represented Brazil
Canada
Germany
New Zealand
Spain
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Eric Brandon
Director, International and Special Projects
828 328-7301
eric.brandon@lr.edu

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