The Purple Umbrella #FirstYear

Freshman Orientation: Fun Facts from a Freshman

Hey Class of 2019- Congratulations on your acceptance to my second home: HPU! My name is Sarah, and it was just last year that I was in the same position as you – a high school senior preparing for college. When I enrolled last year, I realized there were so many things I had questions […]

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The Freshman Bucket List

In honor of 10 days until move-in, here is a list of 10 freshman must-do’s for the Class of 2018 for your first year at High Point University. 1.     Eat at 1924 Prime Steakhouse (make your reservations here) 2.     Attend a CAT (Campus Activities Team) event. Welcome Home Bingo will take place on move-in weekend, […]

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Top 18 dorm essentials no one tells you about

HPU Class of 2018: August has come – the month of move-in, and you’re probably taking your highly anticipated shopping spree to Target or Bad Bath & Beyond for your soon-to-be home! Amidst picking your new bed set and wall décor, there are things college students often forget until it’s time to hang all your […]

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Food Friday! “Silver Line Diner”

As a prospective student, we’re sure you’re considering a ton of different variables in your college search. Let us help you! “Where will I be able to major in what I want, graduate in four years and become a part of an amazing alumni network?” High Point University.  “Where will I develop incredible relationships with not […]

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Students and parents: Wow!

As the admissions application season continues to move full speed ahead, all I can say is “Wow!”   To the many students whose incredible applications I’ve been fortunate enough to read, wow! To the students I have been able to meet during your campus visits, wow! To the students who have already been admitted under […]

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Kara’s favorite faces on campus

Hi everyone! It is hard to believe that it has only been four weeks since I have been at school…with all of my busyness, I feel like I did not even leave High Point for summer vacation, although I am not complaining! I am so happy I was able to get to school early and […]

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Welcome to High Point!

September 9, 2013 To the parents of the Class of 2017, congratulations! You raised your student to be a scholar, a leader, an explorer and a friend. Your sons and daughters were valedictorians, class presidents, star athletes and Eagle Scouts. We are absolutely honored that together, you and your student chose to call High Point […]

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Registration 101

Hello prospective students! My name is Alexa Crawford. I’m a Senior Business Administration Entrepreneurship major, from California. I serve as a University Ambassador and Operation Smile President. I enjoy serving others and being involved in social entrepreneurship ventures. I started my own business while a here at High Point University, through the Entrepreneurship center, for […]

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