5,393
Students
Financial aid thermometer
10,632
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
67
67%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
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Overview

Fayetteville State University is a Comprehensive institution located in Fayetteville, NC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC  28301-4298
United States
Contact Phone: 910-672-1111
Fax: 910-672-1414

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education 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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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,882
Applied
2,620
Accepted
5,393
Enrolled
67%
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Female Admissions

2,588
Females Applied
1,791
Females Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,294
Males Applied
829
Males Accepted
64%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
3.29
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Recommended Essay

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen June 30th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer June 30th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 430 510
SAT Math 430 500
ACT Composite 16 20

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

2,982
In-state
14,590
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,933
Full-time student fees
8,236
Room & board
4,298
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

10,632
Avg. Financial Aid Package
12,083
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,232
Avg. Loan Aid
750
Avg. Grant Aid
7,083
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
98% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
70%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
11%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

5,393
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.12%
Black or African American 62.82%
White or Caucasian 18.29%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.78%
Asian 1.62%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.25%
Two or more races 1.7%
Other 5.11%

Gender

Male (39.79%)
Female (60.21%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 28%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming Week Activities, Rodeo Week Activities and National Pan Hellenic Council Campus Presentation

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Student Activities Council, Pan-Hellenic Council, Residence Hall Association and Illusions and Black Millennium Modeling Clubs

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
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Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 No
Track And Field No Division 2 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark Division 2 No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf Checkmark Division 2 No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Softball No Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
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Faculty

333
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 266
Part-time - 67
Male - 163
Female - 170