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Mars Hill University

Mars Hill, NC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate74%

About Mars Hill University

Mars Hill University is a private, religious university in the town of Mars Hill, North Carolina. Mars Hill University was founded in 1856. The college currently enrolls around 1,032 students a year, including 1,018 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Mars Hill University

Mars Hill University admitted 74% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 1,597 applications received in 2022, 1,185 students were offered admission.

Mars Hill University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 74%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 20%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Mars Hill University is located in Mars Hill, North Carolina,.

If you want to see Mars Hill University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 26 to Mars Hill, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Asheville Regional.

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College Info

PO Box 370 Mars Hill, NC 28754

Campus Setting: Small Town

Mars Hill University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

Mars Hill University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

970 - 1160


Math SAT Range

460 - 580


Reading SAT Range

490 - 590

Mars Hill University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Mars Hill University is like? There are approximately 1,032 students enrolled at Mars Hill University, including 1,018 undergraduate students and 14 graduate students. 90% percent of students attend school full-time, 65% percent are from NC and 35% percent of students are from other states.


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