Davidson College

Davidson, NC

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Davidson College, located in a picturesque town just north of Charlotte, NC, is known for award-winning faculty, exceptional students and Division I athletics. Students can participate in Greek life or any of the nearly 150 organizations on campus. Famous alumni include crime writer Patricia Cornwell and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Charles Wright.

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Quick Facts


209 Ridge Road
Davidson, NC 28035
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1837

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
January 02 application deadline
21.7% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

February 15 Deadline for applying for financial aid
N/A Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$46,966 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: N/A
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree

Majors Offered

Chinese language and literature, German language and literature, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Classics and classical languages, literatures, and linguistics, general, English language and literature, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, Mathematics, general, Environmental studies, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Chemistry, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Anthropology, Economics, general, Political science and government, general, Sociology, African studies, East asian studies, Latin american studies, Ethnic, cultural minority, gender, and group studies, other, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Art/art studies, general, Music, general, History, general

Minors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Computer and information sciences, other, Education, general, Comparative literature, German language and literature, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Biomedical sciences, general, Biochemistry, Genome sciences/genomics, Neuroscience, Mathematics, general, Applied mathematics, general, Environmental studies, International/global studies, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Astrophysics, Chemistry, general, Physics, general, Anthropology, Archeology, Economics, general, Asian studies/civilization, East asian studies, Near and middle eastern studies, South asian studies, Ethnic, cultural minority, gender, and group studies, Ethnic, cultural minority, gender, and group studies, other, Dance, general, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Film/cinema/video studies, Music, general, Communication and media studies, other

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 1,770
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 1,765
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 0

Student Services

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

Activities

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

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: Football
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), wrestling
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, 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 6 6 16
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 8 1 2
Motor vehicle theft 3 1 2
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 5 16
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 5 0 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter
Negligent manslaughter
Sex offenses - Forcible
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)
Robbery
Aggravated assault
Burglary
Motor vehicle theft
Arson
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 1 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 1
Liquor law violations 2 4 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 1 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession
Drug law violations
Liquor law violations

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.