1,181
Students
Financial aid thermometer
22,269
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
81
81%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
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Overview

Newberry College is a 4-year institution located in Newberry, SC, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2100 College Street
Newberry, SC  29108
United States
Contact Mr. Joel Vander Horst
Dean of Enrollment Management
Email: admissions@newberry.edu
Phone: 803-947-2110
Fax: 803-321-5138

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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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 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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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies 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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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

1,573
Applied
1,288
Accepted
1,181
Enrolled
82%
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Female Admissions

592
Females Applied
462
Females Accepted
78%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

981
Males Applied
826
Males Accepted
84%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

3.5
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
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

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 460 580
SAT Math 460 550
ACT Composite 20 17 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

24,174
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Fees

2,250
Full-time student fees
10,666
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

22,269
Avg. Financial Aid Package
22,497
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
25,974
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,846
Avg. Loan Aid
10,686
Avg. Grant Aid
19,229
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
74%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
17%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,181
Total undergrad students
5%
International Students
21%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.64%
Black or African American 24.98%
White or Caucasian 55.72%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.51%
Asian 0.42%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.25%
Two or more races 4.32%
Other 5.33%

Gender

Male (56.14%)
Female (43.86%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 82%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming and Jabali Afika

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
National Society of Leadership and Success, Kappa Delta, Sigma Sigma Sigma, Alpha Xi Delta and Kappa Alpha Order

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Field Hockey No No No
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Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Division 2 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Field Hockey No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
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Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
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Wrestling No No No

Faculty

133
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 61
Part-time - 72
Male - 64
Female - 69