Overview

Applicants
174
Acceptance Rate
98%
Average HS GPA
3.87

GPA Breakdown

78%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
4%
3.25 - 3.49
1%
3.00 - 3.24
2%
2.50 - 2.99

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
640 - 730
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
550 - 620
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
27 - 31

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines

Early Action — November 1

Regular — July 15


Other Admission Factors

Non-Academic

Character / Personal Qualities
Religious Affiliation / Commitment

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
10:1
Total Faculty
42
with Terminal Degree
30

30
Men
12
Women

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

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
61%
Graduate in 5 years
65%
Graduate in 6 years
69%

Majors

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Business/Managerial Economics.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Journalism.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MILITARY TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLIED SCIENCES.

  • Strategic Intelligence.

  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION.

  • Environmental Science.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Political Science and Government, General.


Degrees

Bachelor's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Alex and Brett Harris
Authors of "Do Hard Things," National Moot Court Champions

Lindsay See
Solicitor General, West Virginia; Executive Editor, Harvard Law Review

Teresa Scanlan
Miss America 2011

William Glaser
Pepperdine Law School, externship with federal district Judge Wilson

Meredith Schultz
Completed 14 Medical Mission Trips

Bre Payton
Conservative writer, staff writer for The Federalist

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
61%
Graduate in 5 years
65%
Graduate in 6 years
69%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Mar 1
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

Forms CSSProfile

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,700

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$6,765

Average Need-Based Loan
$0

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
24%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$78,345

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$13,421

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$27,922
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$750

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

On-Campus Room and Board
$10,728
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Institutional

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Private Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

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

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
309

Demographics

46% female
54% male
81% are out of state
85% are full time
15% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
83%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
91%

Campus Environment
Village

Housing Options

Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
40
Number of Honor Societies

Number of Social Sororities
Number of Religious Organizations
40

Sports

Athletic Division
Other

Men's Sports (Sentinels)
2 Sports

Basketball
Soccer
Women's Sports (Lady Sentinels)
2 Sports

Basketball
Soccer

Student Services


Sustainability


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

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Fee for Network Use
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
computer package: Lenovo laptop purchased through vendor

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Michelle Hutton
Visit Coordinator

Address
10 Patrick Henry Circle
Purcellville, VA 20132

Phone
540-441-8110

Email
admissions@phc.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Student Coffee Lounge
Workout facilities
Raquetball courts
Chapel
Classrooms

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Washington, D.C.
Raven's Rock on the Appalachian Trail
Harper's Ferry
Fox Regal Cinema in Ashburn
Leesburg Corner Premium Outlets
Patrick Henry College is located in the heart of Loudoun County, an area steeped in history and filled with spectacular vistas, scenic byways and charming towns and villages. Conveniently located just an hour from our nation?s capital, Washington, D.C., to the south or historic Gettysburg to the north, we invite you to explore the rich heritage of northern Virginia during your visit to Patrick Henry College.

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday-Friday
9:00 - 5:00
540-441-8110

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

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
by appointment weekdays 9:30-4:30

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
visitphc@phc.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
high school juniors & seniors only

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Loudoun County commuter bus service comes to campus. Washington-Dulles International Airport is 20 minutes away and provides international air transportation.

Driving Instructions to Campus
Directions from Dulles International Airport to Patrick Henry College: At the Dulles Airport exit, the Dulles Toll Road becomes/connects with the Greenway, which is also a toll road, and ends in Leesburg, VA. From Leesburg follow route 7 West toward Winchester, VA. Travel about 7 miles to the Purcellville/Lovettsville exit at Rt. 287. After exiting route 7, turn left and South onto route 287 toward Purcellville. Patrick Henry College will be on your left approximately .2 mile after the turn. Visitor parking is located to the right and left of the main buildings.

Local Accommodations
View Recommended Lodging at https://www.phc.edu/schedule-a-visit


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