High Point University

High Point, NC

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High Point University was founded in 1924 as a private institution affiliated with the United Methodist church in High Point, North Carolina. The 300-acre campus is located about 30 minutes from both Greensboro and Winston-Salem. The university's Panther athletes complete in the NCAA Division I Big South Conference. Among the most popular majors at High Point University are business/commerce, communication, organizational behavior studies, elementary education and teaching, and psychology.

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833 Montlieu Avenue
High Point, NC 27268
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1924

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
July 01 application deadline
80.2% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
1% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$32,430 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: No
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer science, Educational leadership and administration, general, Special education and teaching, general, Elementary education and teaching, Junior high/intermediate/middle school education and teaching, Mathematics teacher education, Physical education teaching and coaching, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, English language and literature, general, Writing, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biochemistry, Mathematics, general, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Kinesiology and exercise science, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Chemistry, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Criminal justice/safety studies, Econometrics and quantitative economics, International relations and affairs, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Interior design, Graphic design, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Fine/studio arts, general, Music, general, Business administration and management, general, Non-profit/public/organizational management, Business administration, management and operations, other, Accounting, Business/managerial economics, Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial studies, Finance, general, Organizational behavior studies, International business/trade/commerce, Actuarial science, Specialized merchandising, sales, and marketing operations, other, History, general, Communication and media studies, Communication and media studies, other

Minors Offered

Computer science, East asian languages, literatures, and linguistics, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, English language and literature, general, Writing, general, Biology, general, Mathematics, general, Statistics, general, International/global studies, Health and physical education/fitness, general, Sport and fitness administration/management, Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies, other, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, general, Criminal justice and corrections, Human services, general, Anthropology, Sociology, Latin american studies, Women's studies, Dance, general, Graphic design, Photography, Fine/studio arts, general, Art history, criticism and conservation, Business administration, management and operations, Business administration and management, general, Non-profit/public/organizational management, Organizational leadership, Accounting, Business/managerial economics, Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial studies, Finance, general, International business/trade/commerce, Marketing, General merchandising, sales, and related marketing operations, other, History, general, Communication and media studies

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 4,208
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 4,164
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 33

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Student patrols; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, model un, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 4 4 6
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 2
Burglary 11 14 7
Motor vehicle theft 3 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 4 4 4
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 2
Burglary 11 14 7
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 1 1
Drug law violations 38 52 25
Liquor law violations 21 26 18
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 1
Drug law violations 24 47 23
Liquor law violations 8 17 7
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.