746
Students
Financial aid thermometer
12,100
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
79
2076/2616
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Morris College is a 4-year institution located in Sumter, SC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 100 West College Street
Sumter, SC  29150-3502
United States
Contact Ms. Gloria Scriven
Assistant Director of Admissions and Records
Email: gscriven@morris.edu
Phone: 803-934-3239
Fax: 803-773-8241

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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Education 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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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,616
Applied
2,076
Accepted
746
Enrolled
79%
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Female Admissions

1,719
Females Applied
1,384
Females Accepted
81%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

897
Males Applied
692
Males Accepted
77%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

2.57
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

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

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

12,521
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Fees

1,361
Full-time student fees
6,033
Room & board
2,650
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

12,100
Avg. Financial Aid Package
12,100
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,900
Avg. Loan Aid
0
Avg. Grant Aid
7,400
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
85%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
1%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

746
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
17%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.67%
Black or African American 97.86%
White or Caucasian 0.13%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.13%
Asian 0.13%
Two or more races 1.07%

Gender

Male (44.64%)
Female (55.36%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 78%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Coronation of Miss Morris College, Religious Emphasis Week and Homecoming Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, New Emphasis on Nontraditional Students (NEONS), Block M Club, Pre Alumni Council and Baptist Student Union

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
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Faculty

56
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 38
Part-time - 18
Male - 29
Female - 27