930
Students
Financial aid thermometer
18,464
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
59
59%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

William Peace University is a 4-year institution located in Raleigh, NC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 15 East Peace Street
Raleigh, NC  27604
United States
Contact Josh Bistromowitz
Director of Admissions
Email: admission@peace.edu
Phone: 919-508-2000

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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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 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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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies 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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Theater/theater Arts Management Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,569
Applied
927
Accepted
930
Enrolled
59%
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Female Admissions

926
Females Applied
526
Females Accepted
57%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

643
Males Applied
401
Males Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.37
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs
Recommended Essay
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 460 550
SAT Math 470 560
ACT Composite 17 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

30,000
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Fees

500
Full-time student fees
11,100
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

18,464
Avg. Financial Aid Package
19,794
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
0
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,095
Avg. Loan Aid
3,171
Avg. Grant Aid
8,612
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
64%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met

Student Body

930
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
8%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.71%
Black or African American 27.53%
White or Caucasian 47.31%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.18%
Asian 1.72%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.22%
Two or more races 1.4%
Other 11.61%

Gender

Male (48.28%)
Female (51.72%)

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 50%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Late Night Breakfast, Red Rose Ball and Athletic Events

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
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Gamma Sigma Sigma National Service Sorority
Most popular organizations:
Campus Activities Board, Phi Beta Lambda, Gamma Sigma Sigma, Ambassadors for Christ and Class Councils

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 No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

121
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 34
Part-time - 87
Male - 42
Female - 79