Rollins

Rollins College

1000 Holt Ave, Winter Park, United States
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  • Previously Enrolled
    20

Overview of Rollins College (Rollins)

About this school

Rollins, founded in 1885, is a private, liberal arts college. Its 67-acre campus of traditional Spanish-Mediterranean architecture is located in Winter Park, a suburb of Orlando.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,984
    • Men:779 (39.3%)
    • Women:1,205 (60.7%)

Location

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Admission Information (Rollins)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Rollins College 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 recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


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

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
-
-
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
Writing component recommended
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1000 Holt Avenue
City, State, Zip
Winter Park, FL  32789-4499
Phone
(407) 646-2161
Fax
(407) 646-2600
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
April 1
Accept Offer Of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
November 1, December 5
Early Decision Notification
January 15, January 15
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

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
64% of 5,297 applicants were admitted
Women
66% of 3,275 applicants were admitted
Men
60% of 2,022 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
530 (16%) of 3,384 admitted students enrolled
Women
327 (15%) of 2,167 admitted students enrolled
Men
203 (17%) of 1,217 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.30
375 And Above
19%
3.50 - 3.74
20%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
22%
2.50 - 2.99
20%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
629 average |590-670 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
14%
• Score 600 - 700
56%
• Score 500 - 600
30%
• Score 400 - 500
0%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
644 average |605-680 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
18%
• Score 600 - 700
64%
• Score 500 - 600
18%
• Score 400 - 500
0%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
27 average |25-30 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
26%
• Score 24 - 29
68%
• Score 18 - 23
6%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (Rollins)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $49,760 (72.949041224418%)
  • Room & Board: - $14,740 (21.609101037940537%)
  • Other Expences: - $742 (1.0877851404444965%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,970 (4.354072597196974%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Rollins College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


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

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001515
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
373 (70.4%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
318 (85.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
315 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
100 (31.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$40,224
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 315 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $35,408
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 166 (52.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,936
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 68 (21.6%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
157 (29.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $26,363

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,167 (58.8%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,039 (89.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,034 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
285 (27.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$39,094
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,032 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,915
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 664 (64.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,021
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 166 (16.1%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
637 (32.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $25,295

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$32,700
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
2.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,172

Academics & Instruction (Rollins)

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


232

Part-Time Faculty


Not reported

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


90%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 19% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 52% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 28% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

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
596,584

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
254
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


Rollins College provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


83.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


68.5%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


74.2%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


75.3%

Programs & Majors (Rollins)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (32)


  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • French Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Mathematics, General
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Social sciences, Communication/journalism

Online Degrees


Business administration, engineering, Environmental management with Duke University

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Business Administration, Master of Health Services Administration, Master of Human Resources, Master of Liberal Studies, Master of Education, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (14)


  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Elementary Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance and Banking
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Human Resources Development
  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business
  • Liberal Studies
  • Management of Technology
  • Marketing

Campus Life (Rollins)

Location & Geography

Population


29,203

Nearest Metropolitan Area


80 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Orlando

Weather


Temperature
48.6 average low in January, 90.5 average high in September
Rain
116 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
11 mile(s) from campus in Orlando
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Orlando
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Winter Park

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


60% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


40%

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
-
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Sailing
Skiing (Downhill)
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Sailing
Skiing (Downhill)
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
baseball, basketball, bowling, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Rollins College offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, black student union, student government association, eco-rollins, spectrum, wprk 91.5

Sororities


33% of women participate

Fraternities


33% of men participate

ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,977

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,984
Women
1,205
Men
779

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 3.3% Asian
  • 4.4% Black/African-American
  • 18.2% Hispanic/Latino
  • 4.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 66.3% White
  • 3.6% Unknown

International Students


10.1% from 57 countries

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


666

Student Resources (Rollins)

Study resources