Visitor Information

School Profile

Undergraduate Enrollment: 4,300 students

Diversity: Students come from more than 46 states and more than 51 countries. Seventy-five percent of the students are from out of state.

2014-2015 Costs

Comprehensive Fee: $42,960 (includes tuition, fees, room & board for Tier 1 housing only, parking, laundry, athletic events, airport shuttle service and more)

Deluxe and Private rooms are an additional: $2,725 – $7,900 per year*

*The additional $7,900 applies for a single occupancy room in the R.G. Wanek Center and University Center II, or a third floor single occupancy room with private bath in Centennial Square.

Learn More about Housing Options

Faculty Engagement

Typical class size: 18 students per class. Student-to-faculty ratio (traditional undergraduate): 15-to-1.

Campus Facilities

During the past six years, HPU has invested $700 million in academics, facilities, student life, technology and scholarships.

The original 92-acre campus has grown to 320 — with 45 new academic, residential and student-life buildings, two new athletic stadiums and a field house. The result is an engaging environment that encourages students to excel.

View our Campus Map or take the Virtual Tour.


HPU Panthers compete in NCAA Division I athletics in the Big South Conference in 16 varsity sports – eight men’s and eight women’s. Men’s sports: baseball, basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer and track (indoor & outdoor), lacrosse. Women’s sports: basketball, cross-country, lacrosse, golf, soccer, track (indoor & outdoor) and volleyball.

There are also 21 club sports and dozens of intramural opportunities to compete. Club-level sports include: Men’s and Women’s Brazilian Jiujitsu, Men’s Ice Hockey, Men’s and Women’s Golf, Equestrian, and Men’s & Women’s Rowing.

Campus Engagement

Beginning with Freshman Orientation and continuing through Panther Palooza (last day of classes), students have an easy time getting involved and staying engaged. There are over 90 student clubs and organizations ranging from acapella groups to the paintball club. Student Government is active in offering a forum for leadership and civic development. From concerts to film series to karaoke nights and more, every day at HPU is a special one! Daily announcements about upcoming events are broadcast via the Campus Concierge e-mail and computer kiosks located in the Slane Center and R.G. Wanek Center.

Study Abroad

High Point University has numerous short term and full semester study abroad opportunities in over 20 countries and two dozen venues around the world including Oxford Brookes University in England; the University of Saint Andrews in Scotland, Bond University in Australia; The Sorbonne in Paris, France; and The Art Institute of Italy in Florence. Opportunities for study abroad in Canada, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Scotland, Spain, Wales and many more destinations are being added each year!


Together, Greensboro, High Point and Winston-Salem form the Piedmont Triad, North Carolina’s largest metropolitan area with more than 1.9 million people. The city of High Point alone has more than 100,000 people. Both Greensboro and Winston-Salem are 20 minutes from campus. East of campus are Raleigh (one and a half hours away) and the Atlantic Ocean (four hours away); south of campus are Charlotte (one and a half hours away) and Atlanta, GA (five hours away); and west of campus are the Appalachian Mountains (two hours away).


High Point is easily accessible from Interstate 40 or Interstate 85. The Piedmont Triad (Greensboro-High Point) International Airport, which provides direct flights to major U.S. cities each day, is 20 minutes away; the Amtrak train and Greyhound bus stations are both five minutes from campus.


The High Point Admissions Office is Located in Wrenn Hall.

Tours are available 7 days a week. Please contact us to schedule your visit.

(800) 345-6993
(336) 841-9216
(336) 888-6382 (fax)