3800 Hillsborough StreetRaleigh, NC 27607 919-760-8581
http://www.meredith.edu admissions@meredith.edu
About Meredith College
  • Year of Foundation 1891
  • Size of Campus 225 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,015
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 100%female, 10%out-of-state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 26,200
  • Room and Board $7,500
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 1,901
At Meredith, our students achieve greatness because they come to expect it of themselves. Chartered in 1891, Meredith College has grown to become one of the largest independent private women’s colleges in the U.S. We offer a comprehensive liberal arts undergraduate education, as well as coeducational graduate programs in business, nutrition and education.Meredith College, grounded in the liberal arts and committed to professional preparation, educates and inspires students to live with integrity and provide leadership for the needs, opportunities and challenges of society.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Association for Cultural Awareness; Meredith International Association
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Interfaith Council, Meredith Christian Association, Catholic Community of Meredith College, Campus Crusade for Christ, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Association for Understanding Religious Awareness, Chi Alpha Christia
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Kappa Nu Sigma (Academic); Alpha Lambda Delta (Freshman Academics), Silver Shield (leadership), and 16 honor societies related to academic fields, most of which are chapters of national/international honor societies
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, other
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Honor Code Ceremony, Class Day and Commencement, Junior Class Ring Dinner, Sophomore Class Tea for Two, Freshman Fire and Water Dinner, White Iris Ball, Spring Fling and Fall Fest, Cornhuskin' (spirit week), Meredith Performs, Christmas Concert, Faculty pe
  • Number of frats 0
  • Setting Urban
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Raleigh (10), Greensboro (80)
  • Distance to nearest train Raleigh (3)
  • Distance to nearest bus Raleigh (4)
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 2%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 57%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (100%)
  • Number of students using college housing 48%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 96%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Museums Art gallery, Amphitheatre, Autism Lab, Childcare Lab, Astronomy Observation Deck, Learning Center, Science and Math Building with such technically-advanced equipment as a computer-controlled telescope platform, a scanning electron microscope, a nuclear mag
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 12,997
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,500
  • Number Of Books in Library 186,100
  • 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
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 15,626
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 669
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Music Library; Clyde Edgerton Collection
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Number of e-books 33,611
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 1 year 81%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (North Carolina State University)
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (North Carolina State University)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Numbers are not significantly concentrated with certain employers.
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 18%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,300
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis