Overview

Applicants
Acceptance Rate
Average HS GPA
3.38

Test Scores

SAT Reading
-
SAT Math
-
ACT Composite
-

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Standardized Test Scores

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics


Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$16,854
Required Fees
$800
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$600

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

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy

Scholarships and Grants
Need State Sch Grant

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
No

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,224
Out of State
35%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
20

Demographics

57% female
43% male
35% are out of state
88% are full time
12% 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

Campus Environment
Rural
Fire safety rating

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
45
Number of Honor Societies
9

Number of Social Sororities
5
Number of Religious Organizations
5

5% join a fraternity
7% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

Men's Sports (Lions)
10 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Lady Lions)
10 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
18

Average Number of PC's per Lab
468

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
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Admissions Office Contact

Contact
Susan Bryson
Campus Visit Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
PO Box 370
Mars Hill, NC 28754

Phone
828-689-1201


Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Wren Student Union
The Loft
The Ice Cream Shoppe
Cafeteria
Gym

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Wolf Laurel Ski Resort
Biltmore Estate
Blue Ridge Parkway
French Broad River - rafting
Asheville mall

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Contact Email Address for Visit
admissions@mhc.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Asheville Airport -Asheville, NC (35 minutes from campus). Greyhound Bus Station in Ashville (25 minutes from campus). Transportation to and from campus to airport or bus station is available by taxi or through campus police for a fee.

Driving Instructions to Campus
http://www.mhc.edu/location.asp

Local Accommodations
The Comfort Inn is moderately priced and is located in Mars Hill. A Days Inn is located 20 minutes away in Asheville.