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High Point University (HPU) is a private Liberal Arts university located in High Point, North Carolina (USA). Founded in 1924, HPU was originally a small Liberal Arts college of c.1400 students but has had a recent massive expansion programme so that HPU hosts c.4500 students across c.50 different subject areas on an enlarged campus.
Ranked #1 among all Southern regional colleges and #1 for the most innovative regional colleges in the south in the 2018 (U.S News & World Report), HPU has a diverse students community with a higher proportion of out-of-state students than standard and an increasing number of international students. Class sizes are relatively small hence you can gain a more personal learning experience, but there is also a strong entrepreneurial spirit.
Located on a safe, fantastically resourced campus, HPU’s campus can offer a remarkable learning environment . A residential campus with 19 halls of residence, HPU is ranked #7 in the US for dorms by Princeton review (2017); there are 12+ places to eat on campus; HPU has a dynamic student life to match its amazing campus, offering a wide range of opportunities for students – HPU sports competes at NCAA Division I (Panthers), there are c.100 clubs and societies, a cinema, the ‘Point Arcade’ and even their own ‘Rope course’ for the more adventurous.
HPU can offer you a traditional US campus experience with strong academics at an ambitious institution. Gain some Panther Pride – HPU is waiting for you!
|Who can participate?||All Reading disciplines that allow study abroad that are taught at HPU.|
|Entry requirements:||Minimum 55% average.|
|Semester dates:||Semester 1: August- December|
Semester 2: January – May
|Cost of living:||HPU suggestion of c.$9180 per semester.|
HPU Fact Sheet
|Additional costs:||Visa is required to study in the US.|
Will need to take out compulsory insurance.
NB – Eligible students might be able to recoup costs through Student Finance.
|Further information:||HPU Study Abroad website|
HPU Campus tour (video)
Welcome to HPU (video)
HPU Fact Sheet
HPU subject areas
Diversity & Inclusion @ HPU
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