67%

Acceptance Rate

$33,271

Avg.Financial Aid

001515

FAFSA Code

About Rollins College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,127

Website

www.rollins.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.

Not applicable

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

Yes

Rollins College is a 4-years private not-for-profit, the coeducational institution that was founded in the year 1885 by New England Congregationalists. The college has more than 3,207 students who have enrolled in different courses. According to U.S. News and World Report in 2017, the college was ranked as 2nd Regional Universities in South U.S. Rollins university has been ranked as the most lovely U.S. university campus by means of the Princeton evaluation for the past decade.

Rollins college educates students for worldwide citizenship and accountable leadership, empowering graduates to pursue significant lives and effective careers. They are devoted to the liberal arts ethos and guided by means of its values and beliefs. Their guiding ideas are excellence, innovation, and network.

  • The student to faculty ratio here is 10:1.

  • Total Population of the college is 3,240 students with 2,827 full time and 413 part-time students.

  • The college is recognized and regional accreditation is given by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission.

Located in Winter Park, FL, Rollins College is a private university. The university covers an area of 80 acres. It was in 1885 when the Rollins College was founded. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Rollins College has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Fiat Lux (Latin) and its official colors are rollins blue, rollins gold. In addition to over 2,598 undergraduate students, RC also boasts of over 529 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 3,127 (2018). The school has a total of 231 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Interestingly, Rollins College has an ethnically diverse student population. At RC around 54% are white, 20% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 9% are Non-resident alien. And, at the university, around 91% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 60% of the students are females and 40% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Anthony Perkins (Musician, Actor), Buddy Ebsen (Film Producer, Actor), Elin Nordegren (Model, Supermodel), and F. Duane Ackerman (Businessperson) in its 135 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. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 108 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by RC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), AACSB The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, ACS American Chemical Society, and CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs). $379 million (2019) is the total value of endowment of the Rollins College.

Location & Contact

Address

1000 Holt Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4076462000
Fax: N/A
Request Info

Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Rollins College at the 241st position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

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

FALSE

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

67%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

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. To kickstart the admission process at RC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. Securing a good score in a standardised test like SAT or ACT improves an applicant’s chances of securing admission. However, Rollins College doesn’t focus much on standardised tests. Interestingly, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. 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 1000 Holt Avenue, Winter Park, Florida 32789-4499. They can also call them at (407) 646-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$32,826

Average Annual Cost

$49,760

Books And Supplies

$742

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

$14,470

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,890

Total One Year Cost

$67,862

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 RC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $66,921. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($51,700), books and supplies ($716), room and boarding ($14,450), and budget for other expenses ($2,975). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

10:1

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

86%

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

Communication and Media Studies

91 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

87 Graduates

International Business

70 Graduates

Psychology, General

44 Graduates

Economics

43 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

35 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

32 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

29 Graduates

Music

23 Graduates

Political Science and Government

19 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

16 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

16 Graduates

Biology, General

15 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

15 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

14 Graduates

Mathematics

11 Graduates

Area Studies

9 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

9 Graduates

Chemistry

8 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

8 Graduates

History

8 Graduates

Sociology

8 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

7 Graduates

Philosophy

7 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

6 Graduates

Anthropology

5 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

5 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

4 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

4 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Public Health

4 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

3 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

2 Graduates

Engineering, General

1 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,571

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

27%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

55% White

4% Unknown

5% Black

20% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

9% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

34%

Out Of State

57%

In State

8%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$69,364 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 90% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

90%

Undergrads in College Housing

61%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,720/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,720/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,720/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Tars

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

207

Total Female Athletes

269

Intramural Sports

22

Sports Club

20

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Other

Sailing

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Volleyball

Other

Sailing

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. At RC, $14,450 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Rollins College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at RC costs around $5,720 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college 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 40% male and 60% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$37,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$45,700/year

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

$0$100,000

$18,750

$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.

$195 - 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.

92%

Average Aid Per Year

$33,271

Students Receiving Federal Grants

24%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,564

Students Receiving State Aid

54%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,460

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

89%

Average Aid Per Year

$28,470

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$41,571

$30K - $48K

$43,624

$48K - $75K

$38,822

$75K - $110K

$40,846

> $110K

$30,075

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,574,500

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$19,053,795

The financial aid department of Rollins 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 $5,363, whereas the financial aid is $30,071. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $7,628 and institutional aid worth $30,071. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at RC based on students' financial needs add up to $1,574,500 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $19,053,795.

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