815 West Market Street Greensboro, NC 27401 800-346-8226
http://www.greensboro.edu admissions@greensboro.edu
About Greensboro College
  • Year of Foundation 1838
  • Size of Campus 75 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Methodist
  • Degrees
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,132
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
  • App. Deadlines Fafsa
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 18,120
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 35
  • Enrollment No.
Greensboro College, an independent, coeducational college affiliated with the United Methodist Church, is an academic and social community that unites the liberal arts and Judeo-Christian values in an atmosphere of diversity and mutual respect. Through its professional, preprofessional and career-oriented programs, both undergraduate and graduate, Greensboro College encourages, as well, the professional development of its students. Indeed, the College believes the liberal arts curriculum to be the most appropriate context for such programs. A liberal education provides basic intellectual and communicative capabilities that enable a person to develop and to adapt throughout a productive lifetime.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) United African-American Society, Los Amigos
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus International Festival; Homecoming; Spring Fling; Angel Tree; Operation Stand; Winter Rose
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi; Alpha Kappa Delta; Beta Beta Beta; Kappa Delta Pi; Phi Alpha Theta; Pi Delta Phi; Pi Sigma Alpha; Psi Chi; Sigma Beta Delta; Sigma Delta Pi; Sigma Tau Delta; Theta Alpha Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Student Christian Fellowship, Greasepaint and Halos, Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Distance to nearest bus Greensboro (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Greensboro (15), Raleigh (80)
  • Distance to nearest train Greensboro (5)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 88%
  • Number of students using college housing 51%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 80%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 6%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (51%), women's dorms (28%), men's dorms (19%), apartment for single students (2%), other housing options (0%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 6
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 2,981
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 100
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,110
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 30
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 34,173
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 110,596
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Brock Historical Museum
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 251
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (N.C. A&T University)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 22%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (N.C. A&T University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal work study program available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 83%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Educational systems, banks, financial firms, hospitals
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,100
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered