Fayetteville State University

1200 Murchison Rd, Fayetteville, United States
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Overview of Fayetteville State University

About this school

Fayetteville State, founded in 1867, is a public university. Its 136-acre campus is located in Fayettville.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:5,393
    • Men:2,146 (39.8%)
    • Women:3,247 (60.2%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Fayetteville State University is minimally difficult: most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
4
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
2
-
History
1
-
Academic Electives
6
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
July 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1200 Murchison Road
City, State, Zip
Fayetteville, NC  28301-4298
Phone
(910) 672-1371
Fax
(910) 672-1769
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
June 30
Application Fee
$40
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
July 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
Not reported
Early Decision Notification
Not reported
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
Not reported
Early Action Notification
Not reported

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
67% of 3,882 applicants were admitted
Women
69% of 2,588 applicants were admitted
Men
64% of 1,294 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,027 (39%) of 2,620 admitted students enrolled
Women
629 (35%) of 1,791 admitted students enrolled
Men
398 (48%) of 829 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.29
375 And Above
24%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
19%
2.50 - 2.99
25%
2.00 - 2.49
3%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
430-500 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
430-510 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
16-20 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $5,208|Out-of-state: $16,816
  • Room & Board: - $7,996 (89.88309352517986%)
  • Other Expences: - $400 (4.496402877697841%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $500 (5.620503597122302%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Fayetteville State University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002928
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
424 (97.9%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
401 (94.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
398 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
46 (11.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$12,083
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 397 (99.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,137
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 331 (83.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,471
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 16 (4.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
2 (.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $750

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
3,562 (91.2%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
3,380 (94.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,319 (98.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
373 (11.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$10,632
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,259 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,083
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,724 (82.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,338
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 81 (2.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
2 (.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $750

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
90%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$25,215
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Local/State Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


266

Part-Time Faculty


67

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


65%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 15% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 23% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 31% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 25% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 6% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not reported

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
475,712

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
600
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Fayetteville State University provides visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


77.5%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


32.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (41)


  • Accounting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Finance, General
  • Fire Services Administration
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Geography
  • Health Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services

Online Degrees


Engineering

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Master of School Administration, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (13)


  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Middle School Education
  • Psychology--General
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


204,408

Nearest Metropolitan Area


156 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Raleigh

Weather


Temperature
28.8 average low in January, 85 average high in September
Rain
113 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
10 mile(s) from campus in Fayetteville
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Fayetteville
Nearest Train Station
4 mile(s) from campus in Fayetteville

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


28% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


72%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Bronco
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Bowling
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Bowling
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
baseball, basketball, bowling, football, golf, gymnastics, swimming and diving, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Fayetteville State University offers choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student government association, student activities council, pan-hellenic council, residence hall association, illusions and black millennium modeling clubs

Sororities


1% of women participate

Fraternities


1% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


3,905

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
5,393
Women
3,247
Men
2,146

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 2.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.6% Asian
  • 63.0% Black/African-American
  • 7.1% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 18.3% White
  • 5.1% Unknown

International Students


0.3% from 13 countries

Average Age


27

Number of Graduate Students


833

Student Resources

Study resources