938
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Salem College is a Comprehensive institution located in Winston-Salem, NC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Single Sisters House
601 South Church Street
Winston-Salem, NC  27101
United States
Contact Dean Katherine Knapp Watts
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
Email: admissions@salem.edu
Phone: 336-721-2621
Fax: 336-917-5572

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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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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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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Fine And Studio Arts Management Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

929
Applied
938
Enrolled
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Female Admissions

929
Females Applied
556
Females Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.8
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Recommended 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
ACT Composite 20 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

28,950
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Fees

466
Full-time student fees
11,850
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

100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid

Student Body

938
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
26%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.04%
Black or African American 22.23%
White or Caucasian 54.56%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.22%
Asian 3.36%
Two or more races 3.36%
Other 3.69%

Gender

Male (4.37%)
Female (95.63%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 86%

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

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
Basketball No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Field Hockey No No No
Soccer No No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Tennis No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Field Hockey No Checkmark No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark No

Faculty

142
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 63
Part-time - 79