Hollins University

Roanoke, Virginia
4-year Private university

Overview

Hollins University is a private institution established in 1842 with suburban setting located at Roanoke. It is ranked 112 in National Liberal Arts Colleges in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $ 39,035 (2017-18). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 645.

#112th in National Liberal Arts Colleges
Setting
Suburban
Location Roanoke, Virginia
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1842
Selectivity Low
Size Small
645 Undergraduates

Learning

10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
English
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$55,355
Cost of Attendance
$19,520
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $39,035
Outstate Tuition Fee $39,035
Room and Board Fees $13,520
$32,200 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

60% (Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$0 Application Fee
3.6 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

80 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

English is the first language

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Nov
15
Early Action Deadline
Nov
01
Early Decision Deadline
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Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Feb
01
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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--
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Feb
15
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$36,595 Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$33,368 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $55,355
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
85% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority Deadline : February 15
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Batten Scholar Award
Total Worth Full tuition
Eligibility First year students
Minimum Criteria Based on student’s GPA, curriculum, and SAT/ACT scores
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
Hollins Scholar Award
Total Worth At least $24,000 per year
Eligibility First year students
Minimum Criteria Based on student’s GPA, curriculum, and SAT/ACT scores
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
Hollins Recognition Award
Total Worth At least $20,000 per year
Eligibility First year students
Minimum Criteria Based on student’s GPA, curriculum, and SAT/ACT scores
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Art Award
Total Worth Up to $2,000 per year
Details Those with exceptional talent in art must submit an application for this scholarship, as well as a portfolio, to be considered for this award.
Music Award
Total Worth Up to $2,000 per year
Details Those with exceptional talent in vocal or instrumental music complete an audition for scholarship determination.

Students

645 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
69% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
60% Students graduate within 6 years