5800 W. Friendly Avenue Greensboro, NC 27410 336-316-2100
http://www.guilford.edu admission@guilford.edu
About Guilford College
  • Year of Foundation 1837
  • Size of Campus 340 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Quaker
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,682
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59%, 41%, 34%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $27,120
  • Room and Board N/A
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 2,681
Guilford’s longstanding mission is clear and distinctive: to provide a transformative, practical and excellent liberal arts education for every student. Our timeless core values of Community, Diversity, Equality, Excellence, Integrity, Justice and Stewardship are rooted in Quaker testimonies. And our bold, new long-range strategic plan reaffirms our emphasis on student outcomes. This is a college with a strong identity, ethical commitments and a vision for the future.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Tri-Beta (Biology honor society), Phi Alpha Theta (History honor society)
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Guilford Council of Religious Organizations, Guilford Christian Fellowship, Hillel, Quaker Concerns
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African American Cultural Society, German Club, International Club, Native American Club, Spanish Club
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Serendipity; Bryan Lecture Series in the Arts, Humanities and Public Affairs; Hip Hop Conference; Playfair (as part of CHAOS, the orientation program for first-year students); Eastern Music Festival; Quaker Festival Weeks
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Greensboro (5), Raleigh-Durham (75)
  • Distance to nearest train Greensboro (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus Greensboro (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 75%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (56%), women's dorms (11%), men's dorms (4%), apartment for single students (24%), special housing for international students (1%), other housing options (4%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 71%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 25%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 11%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 22%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 10,495
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Museums Frank Family Science Center, Guilford College Art Gallery, language lab, Cline Observatory (research-grade astronomy facility)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 150
  • Number of e-books 40,875
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Library Facilities Friends Historical Collection
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
  • Number Of Microforms 22,122
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 24
  • Number Of Subscriptions 7,267
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,024
  • Number Of Books in Library 213,159
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 34%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 596
  • Employed Students after 1 year 61%
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Banking industryAmericorps Vista, Friends Schools (various), Guilford College, Guilford County, Guilford County Schools, Konica Miniolta Manufacturing, Moses Cone Hospital, Peace Corps, People Inc. of Southwest Virginia, Rockingham County, Self-Employed
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