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Class Profile

ENTERING CLASS PROFILE

Year Entered 2017 2018 2019
Enrollment 534 590 487
Men 235- 44% 262 – 44% 237 – 49%
Women 299 – 56% 328 – 56% 250 – 51%
Academic scholarships 284 – 53% 340 – 58% 319 – 66%
Receiving financial aid * 534 – 100% 590 – 100% 487 – 100%
Receiving Institutional Aid 527 – 99% 585 – 99% 481 – 99%
Most popular majors
Health and Exercise Science 83 – 16% 88 – 15% 75 – 15%
Business Administration 80 – 15% 93 – 16% 71 – 15%
Biology 71 – 13% 66 – 11% 52 – 11%
Psychology 38 – 7% 47 – 8% 50 – 10%
Liberal Studies 22 – 4% 31 – 5% 26 – 5%
Affiliated with the Church of the Brethren 16 – 3% 17 – 3% 25 – 5%
Virginia resident 395 – 74% 450 – 76% 365 – 75%
Diversity
Black/African American 103 – 19% 119 – 20% 77 – 16%
Other Minority 74 – 14% 102 – 17% 77 – 16%
International 5 – 1% 9 – 2% 9 – 2%
Average age 18 18 18
Academic profile
Mean SAT 1075 1084 1077
Mean high school GPA 3.44 3.49 3.56
From top 20% of high school class 27% 28% 31%
*federal, state, institutional, or outside aid