Overview

Applicants
1,084
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average HS GPA
3.30

GPA Breakdown

24%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
24%
2.50 - 2.99
10%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Reading
420 - 530
SAT Math
430 - 530
ACT Composite
16 - 21

Deadlines


Regular
August 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
16:1
Total Faculty
149
with Terminal Degree
64

78
International
75
Men
74
Women
13
Minority

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

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
56%
Graduate in 5 years
93%
Graduate in 6 years
100%

Degrees

Bachelor's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships

Prominent Alumni


Terry Kilgore
VA legislature

Clarence Phillips
VA Legislature

Cathy Wright Stein
KY Legislature

Jim Gott
businessman

Joe Wolfe
attorney/businessman

David Smith
businessman

Philip Puckett
VA legislature

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics


Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$2,510

Financial aid provided to international students
No

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 College Aid Gift
Need Federal Pell Grant
Need Private Sch Grant
Need SEOG
Need State Sch Grant

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
State Loans

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

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,911
Out of State
5%

Demographics

55% female
45% male
5% are out of state
79% are full time
21% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
25%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
63%

Campus Environment
Rural
Fire safety rating

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
40
Number of Honor Societies
3

Number of Social Sororities
2
Number of Religious Organizations
3

7% join a fraternity
7% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Highland Cavaliers)
7 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Lady Cavaliers)
6 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health

Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
5

Average Number of PC's per Lab
117

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
No

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
80%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Admissions Office Contact

Address
Office of Admissions
1 College Avenue
Wise, VA 24293

Phone
5403280102


Experience College Life


Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required:
Dates:
Times:
Average Length:

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation