William Peace University

Raleigh, NC

William Peace University

Raleigh, NC

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Tuition & Fees

$32,450

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

12

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 784
Declined 493
Total Received 1,277
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Private

1,100

undergraduate students

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School Facts

William Peace University, founded in 1857, is a private, church-affiliated university. Its 20-acre campus is located in the heart of Raleigh, NC.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,100
Established in 1857
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Presbyterian

Social Networks

20-acre campus in downtown Raleigh (population: 464,758). Served by air, bus, and train.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

William Peace University
15 East Peace Street
Raleigh, NC
27604

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
55%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
90%
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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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
575
25th
465
75th
560
25th
480
75th
22
25th
15
75th
23
25th
16
75th
23
25th
18

Admissions Facts

Application fee $35
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Not used

Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 784
Declined 493
Total Received 1,277

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

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

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

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

75%

Additional services

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

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

93%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$19,015

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $31,950
Room $8,080
Board $4,150
Additional fees $500
Total $44,680
Average Financial Aid - $19,015
Total with Avg. Aid $25,665

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,900,238
State $2,030,085
Institutional $9,638,923
Other external $335,045
Total $13,904,291

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $656,963
Other external $56,130
Total $713,093

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 919 508-2394
finaid@peace.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Golf yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Swimming yes yes
Tennis yes yes
Track and field outdoor yes yes
Track and field x country yes yes
Volleyball yes

Intramural/Recreational Sports

dance, flag football, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
USA South Athletic Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
American History (United States). yes
Anthropology, General. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other. yes
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other. yes
Communication and Media Studies, Other. yes
Criminology. yes
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia. yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other. yes
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs. yes
Elementary Education and Teaching. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental Studies. yes
Exercise Science and Kinesiology. yes
Game and Interactive Media Design. yes
International/Globalization Studies. yes
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching. yes
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. yes
Management Science. yes
Marketing/Marketing Management, General. yes
Musical Theatre. yes
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) yes
Organizational Leadership. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Pre-Law Studies. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other. yes
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management. yes
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other. yes
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management. yes
Writing, General. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business/marketing
  2. Social Sciences/history

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Weekend College

Pre-professional Programs

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

1,100

total students

90%

in-state

10%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

1,100
students

Female
56%
619

Male
44%
481

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

78%

860
students

Female
53%
457

Male
47%
403

22%

240
students

Female
68%
162

Male
32%
78

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Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
22%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Hispanic/Latino
47%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
12%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

15%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of Some
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 3
Countries most often represented Puerto Rico
The Bahamas
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants

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