What Makes Us Special

About Lenoir-Rhyne University

Lenoir-Rhyne University is a comprehensive liberal arts institution enrolling over 2700 students at its Hickory, North Carolina campus and its graduate centers in Asheville and Columbia, SC. It joins a rich liberal arts foundation with over 50 undergraduate majors and over 25 master’s programs, combining attention to classroom excellence with its many co-curricular programs and NCAA Division II athletics. Affiliated with the ELCA, it promotes a diverse campus open to people from all backgrounds.

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Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class


Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.41

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 59%
Men 41%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 72%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
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About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 12:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 84%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 202 194 0 0 396

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