503 South Broad StreetClinton, SC 29325 864-833-8230
http://www.presby.edu admissions@presby.edu
About Presbyterian College
  • Year of Foundation 1880
  • Size of Campus 240 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian (U.S.A.)
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,196
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 51%, 49%, 36%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 1,200
The College has adopted a curriculum that now includes freshmen seminars, capstone experiences in all majors, internship opportunities for all students, and a broad-based international context. Six endowed professorships have been named and eight major facilities have been built or renovated. The compelling purpose of Presbyterian College, as a church-related college, is to develop within the framework of Christian faith the mental, physical, moral, and spiritual capacities of each student in preparation for a lifetime of personal and vocational fulfillment and responsible contribution to our democratic society and the world community.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multicultural Student Union
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 36%
  • Number of students in fraternities 9
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 44%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Blue Fish, Campus Outreach, Canterbury Club, Celtic Cross, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Newman Club, Reel Faith, Wesley Foundation, Westminster Fellowhip
  • Number of frat chapter houses 9
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Beta Beta, Delta Omicrom, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi, Sigma Kappa Alpha, Sigma Tau Delta
  • Number of frats 9
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of sororities 3
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Spring Fling, Special Olympics, Winter Conference
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Greer, SC (51), Columbia, SC
  • Distance to nearest train Greenville,SC (45)
  • Distance to nearest bus Greenville, SC (46)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • 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 92%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (20%), women's dorms (28%), men's dorms (33%), fraternity housing (2%), apartment for single students (14%), special housing for international students (3%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 84%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 50%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 73%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 14%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 22
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities A 15,000 square foot addition to the existing Thomason library has been completed. It houses an expanded Archive & Special Collections area, Media Center and Periodicals area. Renovations to the existing building will be made in Phase II. The Jackson-Ar
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 154,730
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 684
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 40
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Number Of Microforms 9,454
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 136
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,962
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 75
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
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? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 65%
  • Student Employment Federal 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
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Milliken & Co., Wachovia Bank, National Bank of SC, Belk, Pepsi Bottling Company, Giant International, Rydell Sports, state and federal government, SC public and private school systems, various Presbyterian churches and Conference Centers
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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