Choose to be Extraordinary

Chinese Proverb

When you visit High Point University, you will be amazed at the energy of our students.  While our friendly environment fosters excitement, the energy comes from our students themselves.  They are engaged in every aspect of campus life – but it all begins with academic engagement.  Here at HPU, we call it experiential learning.  But […]

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Are You Focused?

“Make a strong and permanent commitment to invest your talents only in pursuits that deserve your best efforts.” In the HPU Life Skills Class for freshmen, one of the topics that fascinates students is the concept of time AND energy management.  You see, it’s all about focus.  What endeavors are worthy of your most precious […]

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Is Your Light On?

“Enthusiasm is the light of creativity and insight.” Cynics are plentiful.  Doubters are abundant.  Naysayers are infinite.  Don’t let them slow you down.  You should never, ever let anyone diminish your enthusiasm and desire to be extraordinary! High Point University’s International Promenade is lined with 20 sculptures of famous historical figures.  From Martin Luther King […]

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Who Are You Walking With?

“If you would be successful, first you must walk hand-in-hand and side-by-side with successful people.” The faculty at High Point University have been attracted here from some of the finest universities across the country: Stanford, Duke, Johns Hopkins, Notre Dame, just to name a few.  They come here to teach, to advise, to encourage and […]

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It’s Personal.

“When something becomes personal, it becomes important.” As you continue your search for the college that offers the best fit for you, ask yourself this important question: Does this school think I’m important? At High Point University, we are student-focused.  From Dr. Aaron Titus who conducts physics research with students, to “Miss Terri” who greets […]

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