1,137
Students
Financial aid thermometer
26,009
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
94
1323/1397
Acceptance Rate
Small town
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Overview

Mary Baldwin University is a Comprehensive institution located in Staunton, VA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address Frederick and New Streets
Staunton, VA  24401
United States
Contact Mr. Matthew Munsey
Director of Admissions
Email: mmunsey@marybaldwin.edu
Phone: 540-887-7211
Fax: 540-887-7292

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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English Language And Literature/Letters 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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,397
Applied
1,323
Accepted
1,137
Enrolled
95%
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Female Admissions

1,315
Females Applied
1,244
Females Accepted
95%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

82
Males Applied
79
Males Accepted
96%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.57
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
One recommendation
Recommended One recommendation

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported September 15th Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 561 490 620
SAT Math 522 460 580
ACT Composite 23 19 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

30,690
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Fees

395
Full-time student fees
9,410
Room & board
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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 Employees

Financial Aid

26,009
Avg. Financial Aid Package
31,700
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
22,573
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,475
Avg. Loan Aid
15,189
Avg. Grant Aid
22,046
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
74%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
12%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,137
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
23%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.51%
Black or African American 19.96%
White or Caucasian 59.28%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.88%
Asian 2.46%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.09%
Two or more races 3.78%
Other 5.1%

Gender

Male (7.48%)
Female (92.52%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 85%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Apple Day, Signature Ball and Opening Convocation

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Minority Clubs United, Greater Things Dance Ministry, MBU Cheer, Ladies of Elegance and Math Club

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Equestrian Sports No No No
Softball No No No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball No Division 3 No

Faculty

235
Total Faculty
9:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 97
Part-time - 138
Male - 73
Female - 162