Rollins College

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School Overview

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



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.

Rollins College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(407) 646-2000
Website:www.rollins.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.rollins.edu/admission/admissioninfo/apply-for-admission.html
Address:1000 Holt Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789-4499
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,240
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):67%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:3,240 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$46,520
Out-of-state Tuition:$46,520
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:88%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$27,788

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Rollins College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Rollins College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services421
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education12
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology11
Social Sciences5
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total3761

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Rollins 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$46,520
Out-of-state$46,520
Books and supplies$1,250

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$18,996
Out-of-state$18,996

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid43488%
Grant or scholarship aid43187%$27,788
Student loan aid20341%$7,205

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,28785%$21,721
Federal student loans1,23546%$7,361

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Rollins 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 Rollins College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants5,4452,1193,326
Percent admitted100%58%62%
Percent admitted who enrolled10%9%10%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Rollins College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,240
Undergraduate enrollment2,642
Graduate enrollment598

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

Rollins College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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