At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1892
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $5,804
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

Winston-Salem, NC

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

March 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 63%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 19%
  • Application Fee
  • $50
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

70%

Top half of HS class

27%

Top quarter of HS class

7%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 400-470
  • Math
  • 400-470
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 17-19
  • English
  • 14-19
  • Math
  • 16-19
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 63%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 19%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 4,759

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$5,804

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,300

books and supplies

$9,593

room and board

$16,697

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$15,915

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,300

books and supplies

$9,593

room and board

$26,808

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $9,361
  • $30-$48K
  • $10,059
  • $48-$75K
  • $14,297
  • $75-$110K
  • $16,797
  • $110 & UP
  • $16,309
Financial aid

96%

Receiving Financial Aid

77%

Receiving Federal Grants

85%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: March 1

Student Life

Student Body

4,759

Total undergrad enrollment

392

Total grad students

7%

Out-of-state

92%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 71%

    FEMALE

  • 29

    MALE
Organizations

33

Student Organizations

4

Fraternities

4

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

37%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 1%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 74%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 3%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 14%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

14:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

302

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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