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  • Hollins University
  • General Address :
  • 7916 Williamson Rd NW
    Roanoke, Virginia 24020
    Phone: (540) 362-6000
  • Institution Type :
  • Private , 4-year
  • Student Population:
  • 1,000-5,000 students

  • Awards Offered:
  • Certificate
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  • About the School:
  • Hollins is an independent liberal arts university dedicated to academic excellence and humane values. Hollins University offers undergraduate liberal arts education for women, selected graduate programs for men and women, and community outreach initiatives. The Hollins curriculum and cocurricular programs prepare students for lives of active learning, fulfilling work, personal growth, achievement, and service to society.
    The Hollins community sustains talented students engaged in challenging study, and productive scholars and artists devoted to teaching and to the advancement of knowledge. Experiential learning, study abroad, and internships enhance the academic program. The hallmarks of a Hollins education are creativity and effective self-expression, problem solving and critical thinking skills, and independent inquiry and the free exchange of ideas.
    Hollins nurtures civility, integrity, and concern for others, encourages and values diversity and social justice, and affirms the equal worth of women and men. Our university motto, Levavi Oculos, calls us to ledership and service in accord with the Hollins values and traditions.
  • Admission information :
  • Undergraduate application fee (2013-2014): $40
    Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2013
    Number of applicants8240824
    Percent admitted69%-69%
    Percent admitted who enrolled26%-26%
    Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
    Secondary school GPAX
    Secondary school recordX
    Completion of college-preparatory programX
    Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
    Test Scores: Fall 2013 (enrolled first-time students)
    Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
    Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
    *  25% of students scored at or below
    ** 25% of students scored above
    • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
    • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
    SAT Critical Reading500640
    SAT Math470580
    ACT Composite2127
  • Tuition and Fees :
  • Estimated expenses for academic year2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
    Tuition and fees$29,485$30,795$32,075$33,3203.9%
    Books and supplies$1,000$1,000$1,000$1,0000.0%
    Living arrangement
    On Campus
    Room and board$10,200$10,670$11,220$11,6603.9%
    Off Campus
    Room and board$10,000$12,100$12,100$11,690-3.4%
    Off Campus with Family
    Total Expenses2010-20112011-20122012-20132013-2014% change 2012-2013 to 2013-2014
    On Campus$42,685$44,665$46,495$48,1803.6%
    Off Campus$41,985$44,895$46,175$47,2602.3%
    Off Campus with Family$31,985$35,295$36,575$37,5702.7%
  • Financial Aid Information:
  • Financial Aid Office Phone: (540) 362-6332
    Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
    Any student financial aid1128100%————
    Grant or scholarship aid128100%$3,147,309$24,588
    Federal grants4434%$199,700$4,539
    Pell grants4434%$173,650$3,947
    Other federal grants1915%$26,050$1,371
    State/local government grant or scholarships6148%$184,470$3,024
    Institutional grants or scholarships128100%$2,763,139$21,587
    Student loan aid8869%$684,569$7,779
    Federal student loans8869%$582,310$6,617
    Other student loans1310%$102,259$7,866

    Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
    Grant or scholarship aid160198%$12,871,591$21,417
    Pell grants21936%$941,853$4,301
    Federal student loans43070%$3,555,634$8,269

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