US News Cites Hollins for Value, Social Mobility Among National Liberal Arts Colleges
Hollins’ success in blending educational excellence with affordability, and its track record for graduating Pell Grant-awarded students, have earned recognition in the new U.S. News 2021 Best Colleges, which also lists the university among its A-plus Schools for B Students.
Top Ten Rankings Highlight Hollins’ Profile in The Princeton Review’s “Best 386 Colleges”
Hollins is #6 in the country for politically active students and #8 for college theatre, according to the 2021 edition of the annual college guide.
Hollins’ Strengths in Film, Dance, and Performing Arts/Drama Touted by Fiske Guide
The “Fiske Guide to Colleges 2021” features Hollins as one of the more than 300 “best and most interesting” colleges and universities in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, and Ireland.
The Princeton Review Places Hollins Among Nation’s Best for Alumni Networks, Internships, and Value
The education services company ranks Hollins as having the #5 Best Alumni Network in the country and #21 in the category Best Schools for Internships. It also selected Hollins as one of the nation’s top 200 colleges for students seeking a superb education with great career preparation at an affordable price.
Hollins Earns “A-Minus” Financial Health Grade from Forbes
Hollins was graded “on balance sheet strength and operational soundness, plus certain other indicators of a college’s financial condition, including admission yield, percentage of freshmen receiving institutional grants, and instruction expenses per student.” Only 74 of the nation’s 933 private not-for-profit colleges and universities received grades of A-minus or better.
Hollins Featured in The Princeton Review’s “Guide to Green Colleges: 2019 Edition”
“We strongly recommend Hollins to the many environmentally minded students who want to study and live at a green college,” said Rob Franek, The Princeton Review’s editor-in-chief.
College Factual: Hollins Is One Of The “Best Colleges for the Money”
Hollins is ranked #21 out of 374 colleges and universities in the Southeast and #98 out of 1483 schools nationwide in that category, whose goal is to identify “colleges that are offering the best education quality for the best price.”
U.S. News: Hollins Is One of the Nation’s Top 30 Schools for Social Mobility, Value
U.S. News and World Report’s 2020 Best Colleges places Hollins at #24 among the country’s Top Performers for Social Mobility and ranks the university as the #30 Best Value School, both in the National Liberal Arts Colleges category.
Fiske Guide Cites Hollins’ Strengths in Art, Dance, and Film
Hollins is one of the “more than 300 of the country’s best and most interesting colleges and universities,” according to the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2020. Created by former New York Times education editor Edward B. Fiske, the guide selects colleges for inclusion “with several broad principles in mind, beginning with academic quality.”
Hollins Earns National Rankings in The Princeton Review’s “Best 385 Colleges”
Hollins is ranked #4 in the category Most Politically Active Students, #16 for Most Active Student Government, and #19 on the Best College Theatre list.
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