Study at Hollins UniversityHollins is found in Roanoke, VA. Roanoke is a medium-sized suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Post-Master's certificate at Hollins.
The school has a greater breadth of degree programs (majors) than most colleges of its size. Hollins is known for its programs in drama and performing arts, fine arts, and liberal arts.
Admission to the school is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 520. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 470 and 580. Many applicants are from out of state, an indication of the quality or special character of the school.
Hollins maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.
Students numbered 1, 049 in 2007 at Hollins. A very high share of students at the school are female.
Full-time students are the norm at Hollins. The school has a residential or campus feel. Hollins offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school values student athletics, and belongs to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.
Hollins Programs and Degrees
7916 Williamson Rd NW
Roanoke, VA 24020
General Phone: (540) 362-6000