Averett University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Danville, VA

$35,600

Avg tuition

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About Averett University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Baptist  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Averett University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Danville, Virginia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 894, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 65%. The university offers 52 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 42%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for students are $35,600.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

65% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Required

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Considered (not required)

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 860-1060

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-20

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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894

Students Enrolled

43%

Online Student Enrollment

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

55%

Black

28%

Non-U.S. Citizen

7%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Female student population

44%

Socio-economic diversity

45% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

47%

State Grant Aid

53%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

45%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,331
State Grant Aid $4,142
Institution Grant Aid $18,224
Pell Grant Aid $4,566

Financial Outlook

$40k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$26k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.