Davidson College

country rank  299
world rank  873

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University Overview

Founded in 1837, Davidson College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Davidson (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), North Carolina. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Davidson College is a very small (EduListing enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. Davidson College offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 183 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this US higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Founded 1837
Motto Alenda Lux Ubi Orta Libertas
Let Learning Be Cherished Where Liberty Has Arisen
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address 102 N Main Street
Davidson (population range: 2,500-9,999)
28035 North Carolina
United States
T +1 (704) 894 2000
F +1 (704) 894 2016

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Box 7156
Davidson 28035-7156
+1 (704) 894 2230
800 768 0380

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Presbyterian Christian-Presbyterian Presbyterian Church (USA) - www.pcusa.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Davidson College's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

  • 568 Group
  • Associated Colleges of the South (ACS)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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