PO Box 9707Roanoke, VA 24020-1707 540-362-6401
http://www.hollins.edu huadm@hollins.edu
About Hollins University
  • Year of Foundation 1842
  • Size of Campus 475 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's, master's
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 848
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 100%female, 44%out-of-state
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 24,325
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 775
Hollins is an independent liberal arts university dedicated to academic excellence and humane values. Hollins University offers undergraduate liberal arts education for women, selected graduate programs for men and women, and community outreach initiatives. The Hollins curriculum and cocurricular programs prepare students for lives of active learning, fulfilling work, personal growth, achievement, and service to society.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Alliance; Mujeres Unidas; Global Interests Association; French Club; Spanish Club; Diversity in Action; Carvin Global Village; Intercultural Community Board
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of honor societies ; Phi Beta Kappa; Pinnacle; Alpha Kappa Delta; Eta Sigma Phi; Lambda Pi Eta; Omicron Delta Epsilon; Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Alpha Theta; Phi Sigma Tau; Pi Delta Phi; Pi Sigma Alpha; Psi Chi; Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Xi; Pinnacle
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Setting Suburban
  • Distance to nearest airport Roanoke, VA (5), Greensboro, NC (125)
  • Distance to nearest train Clifton Forge, VA (40)
  • Distance to nearest bus Roanoke, VA (10)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (78%), apartment for single students (15%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for international students (3%), other housing options (3%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 35%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 49%
  • Number of students using college housing 80%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • 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 15%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities Historical records of the university; rare and collectible books; faculty and alumni/ae publications; literary and personal papers of Faculty, Alumni, Alumnae, and other individuals; children's literature
  • Number Of Books in Library 224,881
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • 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)
  • Museums Richard Wetherill Visual Arts Center; Eleanor D. Wilson Museum; Wyndham Robertson Library; Tayloe Fitness Center; Kirby Riding Center (equestrian); Presser Hall (music department); Dana Science Building; Northern Swim Center; Charlotte Fox Climbing Wall
  • Number Of Subscriptions 18,720
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 120
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 280,064
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 400
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 81
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,620
  • 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) 81
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 13,934
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 4,600
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 66%
  • 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 No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Americorps American Red CrossArt Museum of VirginiaAT&TBank of America Boston Museum of Fine Arts Carilion Health SystemsCarnival Cruise Lines Christie's Ernst & Young Esquire Fortune Magazine Goldman Sachs Hermes of ParisHigh
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