“Beyond the Guidebook” College Representative Questionnaire
10/3/2018 @ 9:10 AM
Name of College:
High Point University
Name of Representative:
College Web Page:
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
What percentage of students stay on campus during the weekends?
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?
Will applying “undecided” for a major affect a student’s chances for acceptance?
Is there a statistical advantage to applying early decision or early action?
Priority class schedule.
If interviews are required or recommended, where and by whom are they conducted?
Please email Jordyn Fleming @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Are students automatically considered for merit scholarships with the application to the school?
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.
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.