Hollins University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Hollins University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 795 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1842 and is one of the 7 colleges located in Roanoke, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
34
Hollins University will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Hollins University implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 34 majors. The most popular concentrations are English and Literature, Theater and Drama, Dance and Ballet, General Studies, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The student retention rate at Hollins University is fair at 70% (close to Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Hollins University is average - 65%.

Student to faculty ratio at Hollins University is good - 8:1. Find out more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,100
Average tuition cost is extremely high, $31,500 a year. The additional fees at Hollins University not covered by tuition are about $600; which totals $32,100 a year.

Read the details about Hollins University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
66%
According to government data, 814 applications were submitted and 537 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Hollins University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,700
Hollins University offers study abroad programs.

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Hollins University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, approximately $6,700 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Hollins University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Hollins University Location and Maps



Post Address: Hollins University, 7916 Williamson Rd NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24020, USA
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