Roanoke College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

221 College Lane

Salem, VA 24153-3794

(540) 375-2270

(800) 388-2276

Fax: (540) 375-2267



Contact: Brenda Poggendorf

Vice President of Enrollment Management
Main Address

221 College Lane

Salem, VA 24153-3794

(540) 375-2500

www.roanoke.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,021

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 529

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,947

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $33

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 70%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 77%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Physical Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Natural Resources Management/Policy B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology 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.

Roanoke College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (540) 375-2500
Website: www.roanoke.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.roanoke.edu/admissions/apply
Address: 221 College Lane, Salem, VA 24153-3794
Setting: Suburb: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,014
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 63%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,011 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $44,155
Out-of-state Tuition: $44,155
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $30,244

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Roanoke College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Roanoke College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Education 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 2
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 4
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Grand total 36

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Roanoke College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $44,155
Out-of-state $44,155
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 557 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 557 100% $30,244
Student loan aid 399 72% $8,583

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,006 98% $26,384
Federal student loans 1,373 67% $6,889

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Roanoke College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Roanoke College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 5,122 1,950 3,172
Percent admitted 100% 72% 73%
Percent admitted who enrolled 11% 12% 11%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Roanoke College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 2,014
Undergraduate enrollment 2,014
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Roanoke College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
    • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs

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