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Colleges / Hollins University

Hollins University

Roanoke, VA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate75%
Acceptance Rate75%

About Hollins University

Hollins University is a private, nonprofit college in the suburb of Roanoke, Virginia. Hollins University was founded in 1842. The college currently enrolls around 821 students a year, including 713 undergraduates.

Hollins University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Hollins University. Around 75% of applicants get into Hollins University each year. In 2022, 2,311 out of 3,093 total applicants were accepted.

Hollins University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 90%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 82%
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 82%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 24%

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Hollins University is locatedin the town of Roanoke, Virginia,.

If you want to see Hollins University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 81 to Roanoke, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Airport.

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College Info

7916 Williamson Road PO Box 9708 Roanoke, VA 24020

Campus Setting: Suburban

Hollins University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Hollins University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Hollins University is Continuous processing.

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

Hollins University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1090 - 1330


Math SAT Range

520 - 640


Reading SAT Range

560 - 700

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1330 and Above


1090 to 1330


1090 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Hollins University students is 1181. Applicants with SAT scores of 1330 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Hollins University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1090 to 1330 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1090 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Hollins University.

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