Queens University of Charlotte

1900 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, United States
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Overview of Queens University of Charlotte

About this school

Queens, founded in 1857, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 25-acre campus, located in Charlotte, includes buildings constructed in a Georgian architectural style.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,641
    • Men:502 (30.6%)
    • Women:1,139 (69.4%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Queens University of Charlotte is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer 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 required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


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

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
September 6
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
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1900 Selwyn Avenue
City, State, Zip
Charlotte, NC  28274-0002
Phone
(704) 337-2212
Fax
(704) 337-2403
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
March 1
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Early Action Notification
Not reported

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not 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 2,111 applicants were admitted
Women
68% of 1,589 applicants were admitted
Men
66% of 522 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
316 (22%) of 1,417 admitted students enrolled
Women
202 (19%) of 1,073 admitted students enrolled
Men
114 (33%) of 344 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.71
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• 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
Not reported
• 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
23 average |21-26 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
6%
• Score 24 - 29
42%
• Score 18 - 23
47%
• Score 12 - 17
6%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $33,532 (73.89809590973202%)
  • Room & Board: - $11,844 (26.101904090267983%)
  • Other Expences: - Not reported
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Queens University of Charlotte accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002957
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
224 (80.0%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
171 (76.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
171 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
43 (25.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$22,842
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 171 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,788
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 137 (80.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,811
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 40 (23.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
104 (37.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,563

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,012 (77.3%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
875 (86.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
874 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
177 (20.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$21,349
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 857 (98.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,769
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 753 (86.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,556
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 148 (16.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
394 (30.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,303

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
Not reported
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
Business, Communication, Education, Home Economics, Humanities, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Current Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children

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


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


127

Part-Time Faculty


187

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


31%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 20% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 45% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 31% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 3% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 15% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 70% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 15% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
289,684

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
220
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Not available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Queens University of Charlotte provides visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


74.2%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


46.2%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


52.2%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


53.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (44)


  • Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
  • American Literature (United States)
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Chemistry, General
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Interior Design
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Therapy/Therapist
  • Music, General
  • Nursing Science
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology
  • Sports Communication
  • Voice and Opera

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


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

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Visual and performing arts

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science in Organizational Development, Master of Business Administration, Professional Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study (12)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Communication--General
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Interior Design
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Organizational Management
  • Reading Education
  • Writing

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


792,862

Nearest Metropolitan Area


95 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Charlotte, NC

Weather


Temperature
29.6 average low in January, 85.8 average high in September
Rain
112 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
8 mile(s) from campus in Charlotte
Nearest Bus Station
4 mile(s) from campus in Charlotte
Nearest Train Station
4 mile(s) from campus in Charlotte

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


69% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


31%

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


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Royals, Rex the Lion
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, cheerleading, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Queens University of Charlotte offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, senate, college union board, royal ambassadors, students for black awareness, international club

Sororities


18% of women participate

Fraternities


13% of men participate

ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,343

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,641
Women
1,139
Men
502

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 3.0% Asian
  • 18.8% Black/African-American
  • 8.2% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 58.9% White
  • 8.9% Unknown

International Students


6.5% from 58 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


645

Student Resources

Study resources