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Greensboro College

Greensboro, NC 4-Year Private
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About Greensboro College

Greensboro College Overview

Greensboro College is a private, religious school in the urban setting of Greensboro, North Carolina. Greensboro College was founded in 1838 and now enrolls around 793 students per year year, including 793 undergraduate students. Greensboro College offers housing for up to 627 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 65% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Greensboro College!

Interested in music or performing? Join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Greensboro College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Thinking of pledging? Greensboro College has fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? Greensboro College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Greensboro College on the Student Life page.

2022 Greensboro College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Average GPA 3.4
Tuition $19,520
Percent of Need Met 82%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $22,151

Is Greensboro College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer idea of what Greensboro College offers and if it might be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Greensboro College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

About 55% of students who start at Greensboro College come back for their second year of college. 44% of Greensboro College undergrads graduate within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Greensboro College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Greensboro College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Greensboro College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Greensboro College meets 82% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Greensboro College full-time are awarded $22,151 a year in financial aid, on average.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $43,509 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Greensboro College.

Based on this information, is Greensboro College the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Greensboro College a good school for you?

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Where is Greensboro College Located?

Greensboro College is located in the city of Greensboro, North Carolina, less than an hour from Charlotte.

If you would like to see Greensboro College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40/85 to Greensboro, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Piedmont Triad International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Greensboro College and Greensboro are like without leaving home.

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College Info

815 West Market Street Greensboro, NC 27401-1875

Campus Setting: Urban

Greensboro College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Greensboro College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Greensboro College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Greensboro College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

16 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

16 to 22

Avg

16 and Less

Low

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Greensboro College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

Not available

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Math SAT Range

16 - 23

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Reading SAT Range

470 - 570

Greensboro College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$32,792

In State

$32,792

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$19,520
$19,520
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
$11,672
$11,672
Books
$1,600
$1,600

Student Life

Wondering what life at Greensboro College is like? There are approximately 793 students enrolled at Greensboro College. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from NC and 4% percent of students are from other states.

79%

Full Time

15%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

793

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$19,520

Out-of-State

$19,520

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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