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

Roanoke, VA

$40,010

Avg tuition

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About Hollins University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A 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.

Hollins University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Roanoke, Virginia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 798, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 71%. The university offers 28 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 66%, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for students are $40,010.

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

71% 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 Considered (not required)

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1070-1300

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-30

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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798

Students Enrolled

8%

Online Student Enrollment

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

64%

Black

9%

Non-U.S. Citizen

9%

Hispanic

8%

Two or more races

6%

Unknown

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

96%

Socio-economic diversity

33% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

5

Total Online Enrollment

64

Student Location Breakout

8% 92%

Percent of Programs Online

88% On-campus

12% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's Not offered

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 45% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

33%

State Grant Aid

40%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

33%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,309
State Grant Aid $3,270
Institution Grant Aid $31,667
Pell Grant Aid $4,954

Financial Outlook

$28k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$27k

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.