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High Point University

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High Point, USA
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Study abroad at High Point University

High Point University is a private liberal arts university situated in High Point, North Carolina, US. HPU offers 58 majors and 57 minors, all complemented by experiential learning programs that include internships, undergraduate research, global education, and service-learning.

The University is made up of 10 schools and colleges covering arts and sciences, art and design, business, communication, education, health sciences, natural sciences, engineering, pharmacy, and nursing.

High Point University offers a variety of housing options ranging from apartment-style single rooms to double occupancy shared facilities for both upperclassmen and incoming first-year students. Their 16 athletics teams participate in NCAA Division I, including baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, and lacrosse.

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Why study at HPU?

  • Student-staff ratio

    15:1 student-staff ratio helps each student receive a personalized education

  • High placement rate

    97% job placement rate with 87% getting into their 1st choice for graduate school

  • Sports and athletics

    The High Point Panthers compete in NCAA Division I

Life as an international student

International Student Affairs is available to assist the University’s international student population. They can help provide services including supplemental academic advice, help with visa issues, and cultural engagement opportunities. HPU and International Student Affairs strive to make sure international students feel at home on campus.

Phi Beta Delta is the honor society for international scholars. Membership is offered to undergraduate and graduates international students, as well as domestic students who have studied abroad and are involved in international activities on campus.

Student life & facilities

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  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Swimming pools 5
    • No. of Baseball Pitches 1
    • No. of Golf Coursenumber 1
    • No. of Tennis Courts 6
    • No. of Basketball Courts 3
    • No. of Athletics Track 1
    • No. of volleyball courts 3
    • No. of Ice Rink 1
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 10
    • Cafe’s 2
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
    • Dance Studio
    • Swimming Pool
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Travel Vaccinations
    • Minor Surgery
    • Campus Pharmacy
    • Campus Doctor
  • Praying Rooms
    • Chaplaincy
  • IT Support
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Transport
    • Car Rental
    • Campus parking
    • Airport Shuttle Service
    • On-Campus Shuttle
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 200
  • Sports Facilities
    • Sport facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches 2
  • Tutoring Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support

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Fees and funding

Fee information

  • Undergraduate tuition: US$41,916 per year


Presidential Scholarship Program

The Presidential Scholarship Program recognizes incoming freshmen who demonstrate outstanding achievement, good citizenship, strong leadership and exceptional scholarship during high school. Your undergraduate admissions application serves as your application for university merit scholarships. Top scholar candidates will be invited to increase their initial scholarship amount by interviewing on campus during a special weekend in February. Presidential Scholarships are awarded at three different levels and are renewable over four years, as long as renewal GPA requirements are met. The following statistics represent the averages of last year’s recipients:

Presidential Founders Scholarship

  • Amount

    USD$30,000 - full tuition

  • Average GPA

    4.0 (unweighted)

  • Average SAT

    1550 (Math & CR)

  • Average ACT


  • These students also graduated in the top 5% of their class

Presidential Fellowships

  • Amount

    From USD$9,000 tp USD$20,000

  • Average GPA

    3.9 (unweighted)

  • Average SAT

    1363 (Math & CR)

  • Average ACT


  • These students also graduated in the top 10% of their class

Presidential Scholarships

  • Amount

    From USD$5,000 to USD$15,000

  • Average GPA

    3.58 (unweighted)

  • Average SAT

    1235 (Math & CR)

  • Average ACT


High Point Scholars

High Point Scholars demonstrate solid achievement, good citizenship and leadership during high school. High Point Scholars are invited to a special leadership weekend in February where they can increase their merit award.

  • Amount

    From USD$2,000 to USD$7,500

  • Average GPA

    3.26 (unweighted)

  • Average SAT

    1183 (Math & CR)

  • Average ACT



High Point University

1 N University Pkwy, High Point, NC 27268, USA

High Point, North Carolina is the home of High Point University and is a good match for those seeking a vibrant city atmosphere.

Visa requirements for High Point University

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements