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High Point University Student Life

High Point University is on a 380-acre campus in a suburban setting in High Point, North Carolina, not far from Charlotte. There are many activities and organizations for High Point University students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

High Point University also has fraternities and sororities.

High Point University has a thriving Big Brothers Big Sisters. In fact, more students participate in Big Brothers Big Sisters than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at High Point University include Campus Activities Team, Purple Reign, Entrepreneurship Club and Volunteer Center.

High Point University students' favorite campus events are Derby Day, Family Weekend and Fall/Spring Concerts.

High Point University Housing

High Point University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of High Point University students live on campus. In 2021, 94% of undergrads at High Point University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 6% of students lived off-campus or commuted to High Point University. There are 4,741 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,628 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 4,312 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 90% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

High Point University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at High Point University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

High Point University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The High Point University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

High Point University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to High Point University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to High Point University, take Interstate 85 to High Point, NC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Piedmont Triad International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in North Carolina you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore High Point University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

High Point University Students

56%

Women

44%

Men

99%

Full Time

1%

Part Time

27%

In State

73%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

77%

6%

6%

4%

3%

2%

1%

0.33%

0.04%

Undergraduate Students

4,628

Graduate Students

989

Non-Resident / International Students

64

High Point University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,617

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

77%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$39,752

Out-of-State

$39,752

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Mar 1
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