Founded in 1859, Averett University is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Danville (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Virginia. This institution also has a branch campus in Chesapeake. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Averett University (AU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. Averett University (AU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 161 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. AU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Motto||Big Dreams Bold Future
|Colours||Blue and gold|
|Address||420 W Main Street
|Tel||+1 (434) 791 5600|
|Fax||+1 (434) 791 5686|
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|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is considered but not required
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are recommended
|Admission Office||420 West Main Street
(434) 791 4996
800 283 7388
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Baptist Baptist General Association of Virginia - www.vbmb.org|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program|
Averett University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 92,281 physical volumes, 1,086 physical media, 37,764 digital/electronic medium and 90 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Averett University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 617 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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