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Hollins Makes Test-Optional Admission Policy Permanent

Hollins Makes Test-Optional Admission Policy Permanent

Standardized test scores such as the ACT and SAT will no longer be required when applying for admission. “Hollins strongly endorses a student-centered, holistic approach to admission,” said Ashley Browning, Hollins’ vice president for enrollment management.

Hollins, NACAC Affirm “Test-Optional Means Test-Optional”

Hollins, NACAC Affirm “Test-Optional Means Test-Optional”

Hollins is among the more than 400 college and university members of the National Association for College Admission Counseling that have signed on to the association’s letter confirming that students will not be penalized for the absence of a standardized test score for admission in Fall 2021.

Hollins Signs New Collective Statement Prioritizing Self-Care, Care for Others During the Pandemic

Hollins Signs New Collective Statement Prioritizing Self-Care, Care for Others During the Pandemic

Hollins University is among the nation’s first colleges to sign a new collective statement – now endorsed by more than 350 admissions deans – that seeks to send clear messages about what college admissions deans value in students during the coronavirus pandemic.

Hollins Announces SAT, ACT will be Optional for Fall 2021 Student Applicants

Hollins Announces SAT, ACT will be Optional for Fall 2021 Student Applicants

In response to the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, Hollins University is suspending the standardized testing requirement for students applying for admission in the fall of 2021. The one-year test optional policy means that prospective students do not have to submit SAT or ACT scores in order to be considered for enrollment in the class of 2025.

Save Money, Find the Right Fit: Visit Hollins During Va. Private College Week

Save Money, Find the Right Fit: Visit Hollins During Va. Private College Week

Hollins is among 24 schools across the commonwealth that will be highlighting the quality and affordability of private higher education during Virginia Private College
Week, July 23 – 28.

Sophomore from Nepal Helps New International Students Feel at Home

Grishma Bhattarai ’20 is drawing upon her positive experiences last year as a first-year student from Nepal to create a family atmosphere for new international students.

Hollins to Take Part in Va. Private College Week, July 24-29

Hollins to Take Part in Va. Private College Week, July 24-29

Hollins is one of 24 independent colleges and universities welcoming prospective students and their families during Virginia Private College Week, July 24 – 29.

Visit Hollins During Virginia Private College Week, July 25 – 30

Visit Hollins During Virginia Private College Week, July 25 – 30

Hollins is one 24 colleges and universities taking part in Virginia Private College Week, July 25-30. Special sessions for prospective students and families will emphasize the quality and affordability of private higher education.

Richmond Times-Dispatch: “Hollins University Expects to Enroll Its Largest Entering Class in 22 Years Next Fall”

Richmond Times-Dispatch: “Hollins University Expects to Enroll Its Largest Entering Class in 22 Years Next Fall”

The Richmond Times-Dispatch recently talked with President Nancy Gray about the continued importance of women’s colleges in the 21st century.

Hollins Names New Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing

Hollins Names New Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing

Hollins is welcoming a new leader in the management and implementation of student recruitment with the appointment of Jason D. Hamilton as vice president of enrollment and marketing. He begins his duties in February 2016.

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