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Randolph College
Lynchburg, VA
Randolph College is a selective, liberal arts college. Formerly known as Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Randolph currently enrolls men and women from 30 states and 36 countries and prides itself on attracting a diverse student body. The college offers a wide range of majors and pre-professional programs, competes in Division III athletics, and has a nationally recognized equestrian program. Its 100-acre campus is located in a residential section of Lynchburg, 55 miles northeast of Roanoke and 150 miles southwest of Washington, D.C.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 663
   Women 437 (65.9%)
   Men 226 (34.1%)
Graduate Students 16
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 84% of 1,214 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline March 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.53
SAT Math 440-570 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 460-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 20-26 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $52,350
  Tuition and Fees $36,770
  Room and Board $12,580
Average Percent of Need Met 79%
Average Freshman Award $31,340
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Not reported
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 68
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 49% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Lynchburg Population 77,113
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 90% of freshmen, 84% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Wildcat
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.8% Asian
13.5% Black/African-American
5.9% Hispanic/Latino
4.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
73.6% White
0.0% Unknown
International Students 5.4%
First-Year Students Returning 72.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 53.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported