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Year Entered

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Enrollment 536 488 542
Men 241 - 45% 236 - 48% 255 - 47%
Women 295 - 55% 252 - 52% 287 - 53%
       
Academic scholarships 328 - 61% 339 - 69% 304 - 56%
       
Receiving financial aid * 536 - 100% 488 - 100% 542 - 100%
Receiving Institutional Aid 528 - 98.5% 481 - 98.6% 536 - 98.9%
       
Most popular majors      
Biology 101 - 18% 67 - 14% 72 - 13%
Business Administration 65 - 12% 67 - 14% 81 - 15%
Health and Exercise Science 33 - 6% 34 - 7% 48 - 9%
Psychology 32 - 6% 33 - 7% 36 - 7%
Athletic Training 30 - 5% 35 - 7% 38 - 7%
       
Affiliated with the Church of the Brethren 23 - 4% 21 - 4% 21 - 4%
       
Virginia resident 407 - 76% 339 - 69% 382 - 70%
       
Diversity      
Black/African American 54 - 10% 63 - 13% 71 - 13%
Other Minority 45 - 8% 69 - 14% 76 - 14%
International 1 - 0.2% 2 - 0.4% 5 - 0.9%
       
Average age 18 18 18
       
Academic profile      
Mean SAT (excluding writing) 1033 1044 1029
Mean SAT 1527 1539 1522
Mean high school GPA 3.51 3.61 3.53
From top 20% of high school class 38% 42% 34%
*federal, state, institutional, or outside aid