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 acres
  • 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
Application
  • 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
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Setting Suburban
  • 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
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Roanoke, VA (10)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Roanoke, VA (5), Greensboro, NC (125)
  • Distance to nearest train Clifton Forge, VA (40)
Student Housing
  • 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%
  • 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%
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 280,064
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 400
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 81
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,620
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 81
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 13,934
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 4,600
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access 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
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 120
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Student Employment and Career
  • 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
  • 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
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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