“Beyond the Guidebook”  College Representative Questionnaire

Date:

10/3/2018 @ 9:10 AM

Name of College:

High Point University

Name of Representative:

Jordyn Fleming

Email Address:

jflemin1@highpoint.edu

Phone Number:

Office: 336-841-9161

College Web Page:

www.highpoint.edu

Please give some examples of high profile events

held on campus last year  (i.e. concerts. speakers, political debates, etc.):        

110,000 community service hours

Concerts Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple

Guest speakers.

What percentage of students stay on campus during the weekends?

50 States

37 Countries > 80% plus

New initiatives on campus and/or institutional goals?

Research, Experiential Learning, Life Skills

What is something you might find at the school that may not exist at any other school?

Life Skills taught by the President Success Coach for each freshman.

If located outside of New England, what New England area schools is your institution similar to?

U.S. News & World Report #1 School in Southern category.

What is the distance to the nearest big city? And what is that city?

15 minutes from Greensboro

What is the approximate distance from Westborough, driving and/or flying?

13 hour drive/ 2 plus flight

What are your most popular majors?

58 majors, Business, Communication

57 minors, Arts, Health Sciences

What are your newest and/or most unique majors?

Pharmacy, Physician Assistant, PT/OT, Athletic Training, MSAT/Strategic Communication

What majors are you hoping to grow?

Health Sciences

Will applying “undecided” for a major affect a student’s chances for acceptance?

No.

Is there a statistical advantage to applying early decision or early action?

Priority housing.

Priority class schedule.

If interviews are required or recommended, where and by whom are they conducted?

Please email Jordyn Fleming @ jflemin1@highpoint.edu

Are students automatically considered for merit scholarships with the application to the school?

Yes

What percentage of demonstrated financial aid do you meet?

Is there anything else a student should know that they will not easily find in a guidebook or online?

Please visit campus.

Notes 2018:

Fall 2019: New Science Building.

New Engineering Program

(Computer Science 2019, Bio. Medical 2020)

2020: Basketball Stadium New

Planning to start Hospitality Major/Program (building hotel now)

Want to grow to 5,000 max.

Visit!!!!!