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Davidson College

Davidson, NC

Davidson College

Overview

Davidson College is a 4-year institution located in Davidson, NC, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address Box 7156
Davidson, NC  28035-7156
United States
Contact Mr. Christopher J. Gruber
Vice President and Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Email: admission@davidson.edu
Phone: 704-894-2230
Fax: 704-894-2016

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Latin American Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,618
Applied
1,130
Accepted
1,843
Enrolled
20%
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Female Admissions

3,154
Females Applied
584
Females Accepted
19%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,464
Males Applied
546
Males Accepted
22%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.93
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
3 recommendations
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen January 2nd April 1st
Early decision plan November 15th December 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer March 15th May 15th

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 682 640 720
SAT Math 688 650 730
ACT Composite 31 29 33

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

52,524
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Fees

525
Full-time student fees
14,803
Room & board
7,534
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Financial Aid

49,192
Avg. Financial Aid Package
49,390
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
48,450
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,534
Avg. Loan Aid
23,064
Avg. Grant Aid
45,442
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
100%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
100%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,843
Total Undergrad students
7%
International Students
78%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.08%
Black or African American 6.89%
White or Caucasian 67.01%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.49%
Asian 5.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.16%
Two or more races 4.4%
Other 0.98%

Gender

Male (51.87%)
Female (48.13%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 95%

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark No Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark No Checkmark
Crew No No No
Cross-country Running No No Checkmark
Fencing No No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Rugby No No No
Sailing No No No
Soccer Checkmark No Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash No No No
Swimming And Diving No No Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark No Checkmark
Track And Field No No Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Crew Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark Checkmark No
Field Hockey Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Wrestling Checkmark No No

Faculty

211
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 201
Part-time - 10
Male - 115
Female - 96