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Hendrix College

  • Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

    Private, Not-For-Profit

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  • Level

    4 Years

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

    United Methodist

  • Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.


  • Website

  • Student Population Number of Students attending College


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


Hendrix College which is a private, United Methodist university, is located in Conway, AR. Hendrix College was founded in the year 1876. The motto of the Hendrix College is εἰς ἄνδρα τέλειον (Ancient Greek) and its official colors are hendrix orange and black. Out of total 1,348 students enrolled at HC, 1,109 belong to undergraduate courses while 12 are postgraduate students. The school has a total of 126 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Interestingly, Hendrix College has an ethnically diverse student population. At HC around 61% are white, 17% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity, and 7% are Black or African American. And, at the university, around 100% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 52% of the students are females and 48% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Mary Steenburgen (Television producer, Actor), Sarah Caldwell (Opera conductor), Wilbur Mills (Politician), and Natalie Canerday (Actor) in its 144 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. A total of 46 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by HLC Higher Learning Commission, NASM (National Association of Schools of Music), and NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education). Hendrix College has around $200 million (2019) in endowment.

Location & Contact




1600 Washington Ave


As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Hendrix College at the 339th position among other national universities.


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

    1st Jun

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


  • SAT Range

    1160 - 1390



  • ACT Range

    27 - 32

  • High School GPA


  • Application Fee


  • Accept Common App


The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is easy. 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. The SAT score in the range of 1150-1360 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Hendrix College is 29. However, those getting an ACT score less than 26 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, Arkansas 72032-3080. They can also call them at (501) 329-6811.

Annual Cost to Attend

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


  • Average Annual Cost


Additional Costs:

  • Books And Supplies


  • Other Fees


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


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Total One Year Cost


The next two things to keep in mind before applying to HC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $62,626. The average annual tuition cost ($47,600), books and supplies ($1,100), room and boarding ($12,460), and budget for other expenses ($2,900) are all included in this cost. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio


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


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


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Most Popular Majors:

  • Psychology, General

    37 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    35 Graduates

  • Economics

    33 Graduates

  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

    29 Graduates

  • Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

    22 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    21 Graduates

  • Political Science and Government

    19 Graduates

  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

    16 Graduates

  • Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

    22 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    21 Graduates

  • Political Science and Government

    19 Graduates

  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

    16 Graduates

  • Computer Science

    13 Graduates

  • History

    13 Graduates

  • Physics

    13 Graduates

  • Chemistry

    12 Graduates

  • International Relations and Nationa...

    11 Graduates

  • Mathematics

    11 Graduates

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

    11 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    10 Graduates

  • Sociology

    10 Graduates

  • Anthropology

    9 Graduates

  • Fine and Studio Arts

    5 Graduates

  • Natural Resources Conservation and...

    5 Graduates

  • Philosophy

    4 Graduates

  • Religion/Religious Studies

    4 Graduates

  • Classics and Classical Languages, L...

    3 Graduates

  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

    3 Graduates

  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences

    3 Graduates

  • Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

    2 Graduates

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

    2 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    2 Graduates

  • Music

    1 Graduates

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, O...

    1 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students


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


Full-time / Part-time

99% / 1%

Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%












Two or more races


Non Resident alien




American Indian/Alaska native


Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander


Geographic Density

Geographic Density



Unknown Location


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Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$63,550 per year

Campus Life


The students can reside on campus and 99% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available


Freshmen Required to Live on Campus


Freshmen Live on Campus


Undergrads in College Housing


Averege Housing Cost


Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,960/year.

Meal Plan Available


Average Meal Plan Available



Division Sports Nickname


School Colors

orange and black

Varsity Athletics Association


Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Southern Athletic Association

Total Male Athletes


Total Female Athletes


Intramural Sports


Sports Club


Sports Team (Men)



Cross Country





Swimming and Diving


Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)


Cross Country

Field Hockey





Swimming and Diving


Track and Field


Beach Volleyball

Campus Security

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $12,460 per year for living on campus. The average meal plan at HC costs around $5,960 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 48% male and 52% female students.

24-Hour Security Patrol

Campus Emergency Phones

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


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

$23,960 - $27,000

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.

$249 - $280

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.


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Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


$75K - $110K


> $110K


Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants


Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants


The financial aid department of Hendrix College 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. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,296, whereas the financial aid is $38,453. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,552, while the institutional aid is $38,453. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Hendrix College amount to $29,539,412 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $11,990,979.

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