Choose to be Extraordinary!
Being extraordinary is a choice.
It’s about connecting scholarly knowledge with practical Life Skills.
It’s about leading, serving and living a life in balance.
This is what we believe at HPU.
Keep scrolling to discover how High Point University can prepare you for the world as it is going to be.
Within six months of graduation
Facebook. Apple. Snapchat.
Flip the cards below for a sampling of graduates who are contributing to the companies and technologies that impact the world every day.
Live Here. Love Here.
Environment matters. That's why at HPU, we provide you with spaces that feel like home. You're going to love where you live.
You gain knowledge in the classroom.
You gain wisdom through experience.
Alumnus Brittanie Joyner works for the Association of American Medical Colleges and gets emotional as she shares the impact of her faculty mentor, Mr. Phil Watson.
Alumnus Amy Stamm works as the Public Affairs Specialist at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum and she secured her job through HPU’s internship network.
Your degree is not the thing that gets you a job. You will get you a job. HPU is a life accelerator – compressing time for students and allowing them to amass a lifetime of experience in just four years. Students begin their professional careers as soon as they arrive on campus. Immediately, they’re treated as scholars, researchers and change agents, so they rise to the occasion. They’re encouraged to create, connect and collaborate across disciplines. They’re ready for the real world. And the real world wants them.
Below, explore the questions that you’ll encounter during your professional and personal life. Test yourself. Do you have the answers?
When you join the HPU Family, you will find heroes, models, and mentors at every turn. From your freshman success coach, to faculty mentors, to your career advisor, we are your partner in success.
“Show me a successful individual and I’ll show you someone who had real positive influences in his or her life. I’m sure there was someone cheering you on or showing the way. A mentor.” — Denzel Washington
Values and Virtues