Rollins College

Rollins College is an independent, nonsectarian four-year liberal arts college that is situated next to Lake Virginia in Winter Park, Florida. It was founded in 1885 by New England Congregationalists who wanted to introduce a new style of liberal arts education to the area. The college’s campus is located on 70 acres and offers a students various amenities such as the Alfond Sports Center, a theater for drama and performing arts, and the Cornell Campus Center. Rollins offers a selection of undergraduate and graduate degree programs through its four academic divisions, which include the College of Professional Studies, College of Arts and Science, Hamilton Holt School and Crummer Graduate School of Business.

General Information

Admission Office
1000 Holt Avenue
PO Box 2720
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 646-2161
Fax: (407) 646-1502
admission@rollins.edu
Contact: Mike Lynch
Director of Admission
Main Address
1000 Holt Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789-4499
(407) 646-2000
www.rollins.edu
Size
Total undergrads: 1,785
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 464
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,785
Graduate enrollment: 726

Setting
Suburban setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus
Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee
College has an application fee: Yes
Regular application fee: $40
Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates
Percent applicants admitted: 53%
Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 87%

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $32,640 $34,520 $36,220 $37,640 +3.92%
Books and Supplies $700 $720 $750 $770 +2.67%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $10,200 $10,780 $11,320 $11,760 +3.89%
Other $3,431 $3,567 $3,755 $3,860 +2.80%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Other $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $46,971 $49,587 $52,045 $54,030 +3.81%
In-state Off Campus $33,340 $35,240 $36,970 $38,410 +3.90%
In-state with Family $33,340 $35,240 $36,970 $38,410 +3.90%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $34,548
In-state Student Fees $0
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $34,548
Out-of-state Student Fees $0

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 330 71%
Grant or scholarship aid 321 69% $7,265,374 $22,634
• Federal grants 67 14% $342,961 $5,119
• Pell grants 67 14% $218,374 $3,259
• Other Federal grants 67 14% $124,587 $1,860
Local and state government scholarships or grants 209 45% $1,372,840 $6,569
Institutional scholarships or grants 275 59% $5,549,573 $20,180
Student loans 163 35% $841,121 $5,160
• Federal student loans 162 35% $829,122 $5,118
• Other student loans 1 0% $11,999 $11,999

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOC/PHD AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 639 313 4
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Latin American and Caribbean Studies 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 34
Biochemistry 5
Biology/biological Sciences, General 23
Molecular Biology 6
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 66 271
Business Administration and Management, General 245
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General 26
International Business/trade/commerce 55
Organizational Behavior Studies 11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 83
Communication and Media Studies, Other 37
Organizational Communication, General 46
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 6 1
Computer and Information Sciences, General 6 1
Education 16 10
Elementary Education and Teaching 16 10
English Language and Literature/letters 36 1
English Language and Literature, General 36 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 6
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
Spanish Language and Literature 4
History 15
History, General 15
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 16 16 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 16 16 1
Mathematics and Statistics 6
Mathematics, General 6
Natural Resources and Conservation 23
Environmental Studies 23
Physical Sciences 6
Chemistry, General 4
Physics, General 2
Psychology 65 16 1
Counseling Psychology 16
Psychology, General 65 1
Social Sciences 197
Anthropology 23
Economics, General 66
International Relations and Affairs 75
Political Science and Government, General 28
Sociology 5
Visual and Performing Arts 63
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 9
Art/art Studies, General 4
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General 17
Music, General 33
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
Latin American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology B
Chem/Phys/Molecular Biology B
Marine/Aquatic Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing
International Business B

Communications & Journalism
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education
Education – General B

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature
Classics B
French B
Spanish B

History
History – General B

Mathematics
Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology
Psychology – General B
Social Sciences
Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:
    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma
*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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