61%

Acceptance Rate

$21,119

Avg.Financial Aid

003702

FAFSA Code

About Averett University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

961

Website

https://www.averett.edu

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SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Baptist

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

420 W Main St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4347915600
Fax: 4347972787
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Averett University doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

61%

SAT Range

890 - 980

ACT Range

16 - 22

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Considered but not required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The admission to Averett University is easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 860-1060, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Averett University is 18. However, those getting an ACT score less than 16 might also be offered admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 420 W Main St, Danville, Virginia 24541, or call (434) 791-5600.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$23,978

Average Annual Cost

$34,400

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$120

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,976

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,422

Total One Year Cost

$47,918

Before applying to AU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $47,101. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($35,600), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($10,560), and budget for other expenses ($2,873). For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

63%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

49%

Male Professors

51%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

23 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

18 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

18 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

17 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

14 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

12 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

10 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

9 Graduates

Air Transportation

8 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

6 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

5 Graduates

Agricultural Production Operations

4 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

4 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

4 Graduates

Marketing

4 Graduates

Agricultural and Domestic Animal Se...

3 Graduates

History

3 Graduates

Mathematics

3 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

2 Graduates

Journalism

2 Graduates

Music

2 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psycholog...

2 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

1 Graduates

Biology, General

1 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

1 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

1 Graduates

Political Science and Government

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

961

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

48%

Full-time

97%

Part-time

3%

Students Gender

Male

57%

US National: 44%

Female

43%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

56% White

0% Unknown

29% Black

4% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

47%

Out Of State

44%

In State

9%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$58,009 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 77% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

77%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,370/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,606/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,606/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Cougars

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

USA South Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

246

Total Female Athletes

87

Intramural Sports

4

Sports Club

4

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Equestrian

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Wrestling

Other

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Equestrian

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Volleyball

Other

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,560 per year. The average meal plan at AU costs around $3,606 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 56% male and 44% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$35,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$41,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$20,940

$29,750

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$217 - 309

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,119

Students Receiving Federal Grants

54%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,443

Students Receiving State Aid

48%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,270

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$17,159

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,737

$30K - $48K

$39,506

$48K - $75K

$22,176

$75K - $110K

$20,673

> $110K

$17,284

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,982,959

The financial aid department of Averett University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $4,331, whereas the financial aid is $18,224. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $4,142, while the institutional aid is $18,224. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at Averett University add up to $2,982,959 per year.

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