Overview

Applicants
2,817
Acceptance Rate
47%
Average HS GPA
3.44

GPA Breakdown

36%
Over 3.75
16%
3.50 - 3.74
11%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
13%
2.50 - 2.99
6%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
480 - 620
SAT Math
483 - 600
ACT Composite
21 - 26

Deadlines


Regular
July 15

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
12:1
Total Faculty
134
with Terminal Degree
90

69
Men
65
Women
12
Minority
3
International

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
89%
Graduate in 5 years
99%
Graduate in 6 years
100%


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Internship

Prominent Alumni


John W. Barter, III
Retired President, AlliedSignal Automotive Division

Patrick J. Balthrop
CEO and President, Luminex Corp.

John J. Nugent
CEO and President, Serena

JoAnn C. Jenkins
EVP of AARP; President of AARP Foundation

Michael Arnold
EVP & CEO, Freeport McMorRan

Timothy R. Murphy
CEO, Murphy-Hoffman Company

M. Jude Reyes
Co-chairman, Reyes Holding LLC

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Feb 15

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$9,864

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$9,454

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,767

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$30,356

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
70%

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Other
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships
TEACH grants

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,202
Out of State
60%

International
1%
Foreign Countries Represented
9

Demographics

1.01%
American Indian or Alaskan Native
1.09%
Asian
17.07%
African-American
8.41%
Hispanic
65.52%
Caucasian
4.29%
Unknown
1.09%
International

61% female
39% male
60% are out of state
93% are full time
7% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
80%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
87%

Campus Environment
Large Urban
Fire safety rating
85

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Dorms Coed
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
47
Number of Honor Societies
16

Number of Social Sororities
5
Number of Religious Organizations
5

20% join a fraternity
28% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Badgers)
7 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Badgers)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University of South Alabama
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University of South Alabama

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
50

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
11

Average Number of PC's per Lab
15

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
97%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Dell, Apple

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Elisabeth Ruscin
Campus Visit Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
4000 Dauphin Street
Mobile, AL 36608

Phone
(800) 742-6704

Email
eruscin@shc.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Student Center
Fairway Apartments
McKinney's at the Hill
Burke Library
Golf Course

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Carpe Diem Coffee Shop
Gulf Shores
Langan (Municipal) Park
Eastern Shore Center
Downtown Mobile

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Varies

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
admit@shc.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
weekend visits excluded

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Mobile Regional Airport is about 20 minutes away. Vans, limousines, and rental cars are available for a trip from the airport to campus. Driving directions from airport: Take Airport Boulevard east for approximately six miles. Turn left onto McGregor and go approximately one mile. Turn right on Dauphin Street. The entrance to Spring Hill is about 1/2 mile on the left. From the Dauphin Street entrance, follow the road past the golf course to the top of the hill. At the stop sign, turn right. Follow the road to the parking lot at the end of the road. The Admissions Office is located on the left in Nan Altmayer Place. Greyhound also offers service to Mobile, and its station is 15 to 20 minutes away from campus. Taxis are also available.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From the East and West: Take I-10 to I-65 North. Follow I-65 North to Exit 4 (Dauphin Street) and turn west (left). Spring Hill College is less than one mile on the right. From the Dauphin Street entrance, follow the road past the golf course to the top of the hill. At the stop sign, turn right. Follow the road to the parking lot at the end of the road. The Admissions Office is located on the left in Nan Altmayer Place. From the North: Take I-65 South to Exit 4 (Dauphin Street) and turn west (right). Spring Hill College is less than one mile on the right. From the Dauphin Street entrance, follow the road past the golf course to the top of the hill. At the stop sign, turn right. Follow the road to the parking lot at the end of the road. The Admissions Office is located on the left in Nan Altmayer Place.

Local Accommodations
see http://www.shc.edu/ug/admissions/visit/local-accommodations
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Key Stats

2,817
Applicants
1,202
Size
47%
Acceptance Rate
1090
SAT Scores

Rankings & Lists