PO Box 947 Emory, VA 24327 276-944-6133
http://www.ehc.edu ehadmiss@ehc.edu
About Emory and Henry College
  • Year of Foundation 1836
  • Size of Campus 331 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation United Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,027
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 48%, 52%, 30%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $23,860
  • Room and Board $7,980
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 886
Located in the Highlands of Virginia, Emory & Henry has devoted itself since 1836 to the belief that education can have a transformative effect on an individual, a place and ultimately the wider world. Emory & Henry College is named for Bishop John Emory, an eminent Methodist church leader, and Patrick Henry, a patriot of the American Revolution and Virginia’s first governor. Together they symbolize the college’s dual emphasis on spiritual growth and civic engagement.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 26%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) The Multicultural Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 6
  • 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 Concert Choir Spring Tour, Homecoming, Winter Forum
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Percent students who are frat members 11%
  • Number of honor societies Pi Sigma Alpha, Beta Beta Beta, Alpha Psi Omega, Sigma Delta Pi, Psi Chi, Pi Gamma Mu, Sigma Mu, Cardinal Key, Blue Key, Gamma Theta Upsilon , Phi Beta Lambda
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Campus Christian Fellowship, Kerygma, Christian Drama Team, Praise Band
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Blountville, Tennessee (60)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Abingdon, Virginia (8)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 66%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 24%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 25
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms, men's dorms, special housing for disabled students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 95%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 14,054
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 200
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of e-books 35,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in computer labs
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 6,215
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 15
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 150
  • Number Of Books in Library 278,749
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • 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, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Museums Emory & Henry Archives and Holston Conference of United Methodist Church Archives are located in our library.
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 61,189
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 15
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years 10%
  • 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
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 50%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 40%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Public School Systems; WCYB-TV; U.S. Government; United Methodist Church
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural