Hi there everyone! I just wanted to go ahead and leave some of the most updated facts about HPU here:
- Welcome to High Point University! Learn about us >> https://youtu.be/creFkZW9O_k
-Founded in 1924
-Undergraduate enrollment is 4,500 (up 210% since 2005)
-“America’s Best Colleges” 2017 Edition, published in the U.S. News & World Report, ranks HPU #1 among all regional colleges in the South (the fifth consecutive year at #1). It also ranks HPU for the second consecutive year as the #1 Most Innovative Regional College in the South for innovative improvements in terms of curriculum, faculty, students, campus life, technology or facilities.
- HPU was selected, for the sixth consecutive year, as a “Colleges of Distinction.” It was selected due to distinction in four major categories: engaged students, great teaching, vibrant communities and successful outcomes.
-67 study abroad programs
-BestCollegeValues.org ranks HPU’s Slane Student Center #1 in the nation.
-HPU’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy became the only pharmacy school in the Piedmont Triad Region and the fourth in the state when it welcomed its inaugural class of doctoral students in fall 2016.
- HPU students, faculty and staff contribute more than 100,000 volunteer hours each year. Those hours translate into an impact of $2,179,000 in the community, according to the United Way’s calculations.
-HPU is a member of NCAA Division I athletics and has 16 varsity sports – eight men’s and eight women’s.
-The university attracts 100,000 visitors to the city each year through prospective student tours, family and alumni weekends, athletic events, cultural enrichment productions in art, dance, theatre, music and presentations from world-renowned speakers. Come by and visit >> https://www.highpoint.edu/admissions/visits/
Want to know more? Check out the HPU Website for the most up-to-date information, and see what the #HPUFamily is up to >> https://www.highpoint.edu/