AU provides a variety of degree programs for students to aid them in their growth and development. The school is located in Danville, VA and operated as a private institution. The school's limited space in terms of enrollment, about 900 students, allows students to have a more hands on education due to the number of students per class and easier access to faculty.
A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Security And Protective Services
- Computer And Information Sciences
- Agriculture Operations
- Liberal Arts And Sciences
Students applying for admission are usually asked to submit an application, school records, test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by the school. A SAT or ACT exam is required prior to applying, with scores in a range of 830 - 1050 for the SAT exam and within the range of 17 - 23 for the ACT exam is common among students accepted to AU. Approximately 54% of students that apply are accepted to this school, of which 20 percent choose to enroll. For additional information from the admissions office, you can simply request information via this page.
Undergraduate tuition is approximately $27,000 per year, though it may change based on different types of circumstances. Students should visit the school's tuition calculator to find what your personalized cost of attendance would be. Student housing is available on-campus for students. The yearly cost of housing is around $6,100. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the required requirements by way of grants or student loans.
Averett University offers a variety of athletic programs overseen by the NCAA. Athletic programs that are available include:
- Baseball (NCAA Division III)
- Basketball (NCAA Division III)
- Football (NCAA Division III)
- Golf (NCAA Division III)
- Soccer (NCAA Division III)
To see a full list of areas of study, enrollment information, financial aid details, and more, please visit the school's website at averett.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give you an idea of the students Averett University accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Averett University has a total student population of about 880. The student body is made up of 100% undergraduate students and 30% graduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $31,000-$37,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
- For part-time students, charges are between $1,300-$1,500 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$18,351|
|Receiving Student Loans||85%||$7,292|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Averett University may offer student services like those listed below:
- Online course work available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
- Assistance to find work
AU has an overall graduation rate which is around 33%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||18%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||9%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||5%|
Averett University is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division III (with football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Usa South Athletic Conference)
- Basketball (Usa South Athletic Conference)
- Football (Usa South Athletic Conference)
- Track and Field, X-Country
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Averett University by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
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- Longwood University in Farmville, VA (75 miles away)
- Concord University in Athens, WV (106 miles away)
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Averett University for official up-to-date information.