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Spring Hill College
Mobile, AL
Spring Hill, founded in 1830, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 450-acre campus, located in a residential section of Mobile, includes several 19th and early 20th century buildings.
Web Site www.shc.edu/
Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,396
   Women 885 (63.4%)
   Men 511 (36.6%)
Graduate Students 95
ADMISSION
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 44% of 8,534 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
 
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.61
SAT Math 542 average
500-590 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 553 average
500-600 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 24 average
22-27 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  
MONEY MATTERS
Cost of Attendance $52,858
  Tuition and Fees $35,798
  Room and Board $12,690
Average Percent of Need Met 80%
Average Freshman Award $33,531
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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ACADEMICS
Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 84
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
CAMPUS LIFE
Mobile Population 194,822
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 79% of freshmen, 77% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Badger
Sororities 38% of women participate
Fraternities 34% of men participate
STUDENTS
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
14.9% Black/African-American
3.2% Hispanic/Latino
3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
70.7% White
5.4% Unknown
International Students 2.8% from 21 countries
First-Year Students Returning 76.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 45.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported