Montreat College 1

2014 Quick Stats
PO Box 1267

Montreat, NC 28757-1267

Phone: (828) 669-8012
2013-2014 Tuition
tuition and fees
Aug. 15
application deadline

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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Regional Universities (South)

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Montreat College is a private institution that was founded in 1916. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 112 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Montreat College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $23,420 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Montreat College is a Christian liberal arts educational institution committed to the integration of learning with faith and we encourage students to discover the call of God in every sphere of life. We openly embrace students of all cultures, races, and faiths in an atmosphere of academic excellence, intellectual inquiry, and Christian love. The college seeks to provide a broad, rigorous liberal arts curriculum with an emphasis on traditional and selected professional degree programs, including degree programs for adult learners.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1916
Religious affiliation Presbyterian (U.S.A.)
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Montreat College, it's important to note the application deadline is August 15. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 15. The application fee at Montreat College is $30. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 50.6 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 50.6% 4
Application deadline August 15
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 15

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 64.5 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Montreat College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Montreat College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. Montreat College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Montreat College, 65 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Montreat College.

Students who have cars on campus 65%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Montreat College, 84.7 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $12,932.

Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.

Tuition and fees $23,420 (2013-14)
Room and board $7,778 (2013-14)
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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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