COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
Guided by our Culture of Care, Hollins University will welcome students to campus for private, physically distanced tours, which will qualify you for our visit grant of up to $1,000. In an effort to maintain equity, Hollins will be SAT/ACT optional for the 2020 – 21 application cycle. We look forward to helping students find joy in the college selection process, even during these difficult times. Learn More
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From information on academics, campus life, career preparation, and athletics to a virtual tour and gateways to our social media channels, our website can guide you through the many aspects of the Hollins experience. Our office of admissions is also ready to answer your questions and welcome you for a campus visit, where you can sit in on a class, see our residence halls, and meet with students and faculty. Whether it’s online or in person, we are excited to help you learn more about Hollins.
Hollins University Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.27 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.30 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.30 responses
Biology Major at Hollins
Develop a broad understanding of life – both plant and animal. Faculty offer expertise in fields ranging from genetics, ecology, and human physiology to microbiology, zoology, and ornithology. Grow broad scientific and technical skills. Seamlessly integrate challenging classwork, experiential learning, and research/fieldwork. Excel in graduate school, professional schools, and in the workforce.
- of students say they don't have Greek life.25 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.48 responses
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.16 responses