66%

Acceptance Rate

$19,956

Avg.Financial Aid

003440

FAFSA Code

About Newberry College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,208

Website

www.newberry.edu

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

SACSCOC

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

Evangelical Lutheran Church

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

Yes

Located in Newberry, SC, Newberry College is a private, Evangelical Lutheran Church university. Newberry College covers an area of 90 acres. In 1856, Newberry College was founded. Across all the courses offered at Newberry College, the enrolment stands at 1,271. The school has a total of 97 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Around 95% of the students are 24 and under at Newberry College. Shedding some light on gender distribution at NC, around 44% of the students are females and 56% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 164 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Ron Parker, Lee Atwater, Mark Hammond, and Coleman Livingston Blease. 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. NC offers a total of 35 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education), NASM (National Association of Schools of Music), NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools). $17 million (2018) is the total value of endowment of the Newberry College.

Location & Contact

Address

2100 College St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8032765010
Fax: 8033215126
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular college 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, Newberry College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college 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.

66%

SAT Range

920 - 1120

ACT Range

17 - 23

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 2 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Newberry College. It is a non-refundable amount. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 870-1100, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 16 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Newberry College is 18. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 2100 College St, Newberry, South Carolina 29108. To gather more information, they can call them at (803) 276-5010.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$19,683

Average Annual Cost

$24,174

Books And Supplies

$756

Other Fees

$2,250

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

$10,666

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,353

Total One Year Cost

$41,199

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to NC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $41,576 per year. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($27,400), books and supplies ($772), room and boarding ($11,000), and budget for other expenses ($3,116). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

13:1

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

61%

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

48%

Male Professors

52%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

32 Graduates

Biology, General

19 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

19 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

15 Graduates

History

11 Graduates

Sociology

11 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

11 Graduates

Communication, Journalism, and Rela...

8 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

8 Graduates

Psychology, General

7 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

6 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

5 Graduates

Music

5 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

4 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

4 Graduates

Chemistry

3 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

3 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

3 Graduates

Political Science and Government

3 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

2 Graduates

Religious/Sacred Music

2 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

2 Graduates

Philosophy and Religious Studies, O...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,208

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

46%

Full-time

99%

Part-time

1%

Students Gender

Male

57%

US National: 44%

Female

43%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

52% White

7% Unknown

27% Black

3% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

5% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

20%

Out Of State

76%

In State

4%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$57,421 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 95% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

95%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,600/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,066/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,066/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Wolves

School Colors

scarlet and gray

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

South Atlantic Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

3

Sports Club

3

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $11,000 per year for living on campus. The average meal plan at NC costs around $5,066 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 and 24-hr escort safety rides. The college has enrolled around 56% male and 44% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$29,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$36,900/year

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

$0$100,000

$21,250

$30,750

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.

$221 - 319

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

$19,956

Students Receiving Federal Grants

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,956

Students Receiving State Aid

73%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,816

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$13,312

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$14,998

$30K - $48K

$22,445

$48K - $75K

$19,969

$75K - $110K

$18,092

> $110K

$17,055

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,660,516

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,025,234

The financial aid department of Newberry 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. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,042, whereas the financial aid is $14,169. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $5,738 and institutional aid worth $14,169. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at NC based on students' financial needs add up to $1,660,516 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $3,025,234.

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