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Hollins College

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1842
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: 4-1-4
Undergraduate student body: 799
Environment: Suburban
Endowment: $109,435,000
Admissions Address

PO Box 9707
Roanoke, VA 24020

Website

http://www.hollins.edu

Admissions E-mail

huadm@hollins.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.5
Send application by: Rolling
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Rebecca Eckstein, Dean
Admissions office telephone: (800) 456-9595
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: Rolling
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Send application by: December 1
 
Decision sent by: December 15
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $35
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: Yes
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Tuition deposit: $200 (Refundable by May 1)
Room deposit: $200 (Refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Recommended
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 4
Mathematics 3 3
Science 3 3
Lab N/A N/A
Foreign language 3 3
Social studies 3 3
History 0 3
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units 16 N/A

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: August 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing, ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Considered
 
Class rank: Considered
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Important
Application essay: Important
Recommendation: Very important
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Important
Character/personal qualities: Considered
First generation: Considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 84%
Early-decision acceptance rate: 76%
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 85%
Total applicants: 651
Total acceptances: 550
Total freshman enrollment: 193
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: 13%
Male applicants: 0
Male acceptances: 0
Male freshman enrollment: 0
 
Female applicants: 651
Female acceptances: 550
Female freshman enrollment: 193
Out-of-state freshmen: N/A
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 22
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 12
Students enrolled from waiting list: 6

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 28%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 56%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 86%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 66%
Average high school GPA: 3.5
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 100%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 76%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 500 – 670
Math: 470 – 600
Combined: 970 – 1270

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 11.8% 2.8%
600-699 27.1% 22.9%
500-599 38.2% 38.2%
400-499 22.2% 31.2%
300-399 0.7% 4.9%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 32%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: N/A
Math: N/A
Composite: 21 – 28

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 14.8% N/A N/A
24-29 39.3% N/A N/A
18-23 42.6% N/A N/A
12-17 3.3% N/A N/A
6-11 0.0% N/A N/A
Below 6 0.0% N/A N/A

 



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