Hollins University

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Hollins University



Tuition

$24,325 / year

Room and Board

$8,650

Application deadline

Rolling

Application fee

$35




Educational Resources

Libraries

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

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 224,881 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 18,720 current serial subscriptions.
  • 280,064 microforms.
  • 5,620 Audio/Visual items.
  • 13,934 e-books.

Museums & Art

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

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.
  • Recommended computer operating system: Microsoft

Campus Resources

  • 113 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • 120 Internet connections in libraries.
  • 81 Internet connections in classrooms.
  • 81 Internet connections in Laboratories.
  • 4,600 Internet connections elsewhere on campus.

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available 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 all school property
  • Campus wireless internet hotspots are not available.
  • Approximately 400 students can be on the network at once.

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance

Remedial

reading, math, writing, study skills

Counseling

minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious

Career

on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training

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)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 80% of students live in school housing.
  • The school does not provide assistance for off-campus housing.

Types of housing available

  • 35% of housing units are Singles.
  • 49% of housing units are Doubles.
  • 1% of housing units are Triples.
  • 15% of housing units are Apartments.
  • In total, there are 9 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 100% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 40% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: Fall Party, Oktoberfest, Tinker Day, Fall Formal, Pancake Study Breaks, Hundreth Night, Cotillion, Ring Night, Literary Festival, Founder's Day, White Gift Service, dance and theatre productions, "Take Back the Night", Melt-the-Mic Programs, movie series, Holiday Tea, Mayfest
  • Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station, yearbook
  • In total, there are about 32 organizations on campus.
  • 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
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Hollins Christian Fellowship; Spiritual and Religious Life Association; Jewish Student Alliance; Muslim Student Alliance; Cojourners; Shine; Hollins Unitarian Universalist Young Adults; Hollins University Gospel Singers; Episcopal and Lutheren Campus Ministry; Catholic Campus Ministry; Habitat for Humanity; Bell Book and Candle; First Year Bible Study
  • 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
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Arts Association; College Democrats; College Republicans; Concert Choir; Student Government Association; SHARE; Model UN; Hollins Reperatory Dance Company; Spinster (yearbook); The Album (literary journal); Fencing Club; Field Hockey; Hollins Outdoor Program; Hollins University TV; Martial Arts Club; OUTloud; Riding Club; Women in Science and Engineering; Aspha Psi Omega; Cargoes (literary journal); Colleges Against Cancer; Foundation 42; Grapheon (literary journal); Student Environmental Action; Voice; WA2; SVEA; SCAVAS
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) Hollins Columns (every 2-3 weeks)

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Roanoke, VA (5), Greensboro, NC (125)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Clifton Forge, VA (40)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Roanoke, VA (10)
  • Public transportation does not serve the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.
  • 78% of students have a car on campus

Employment

  • School employment is not available.
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.
  • There are 0 fraternities
  • 0 fraternity houses
  • There are 0 sororities
  • 0 sorority houses

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Not offered
  • Navy ROTC: Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC: Not offered
  • Additional Policies

    class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited

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