3 reasons to put Averett University at the top of your list
Reason #1: Quality!
Big dreams really do become bold futures at Averett, a liberal arts university that offers -
- small classes taught by highly qualified and attentive professors.
- a close, safe and caring community.
- student life rich with athletics, student clubs and activities, and performing arts.
- a campus-wide focus on personal attention and support.
- high graduate-placement rates into jobs and graduate schools.
Reason #2: Affordability!
Averett makes a high-quality education affordable by:
- generously giving financial aid to 99 percent of our full-time undergraduate students.
- designing scholarship packages that lower the cost of attending by almost 40 percent for most students. (No student pays the full cost to attend Averett.)
- increasing tuition annually by only 4 percent compared to the national average of 8 percent.
- keeping costs down - students' costs at Averett are less than those of 80 percent of other private colleges in Virginia.
- consulting with families individually to maximize aid and to customize payment options.
Reason #3: Prestige!
Averett truly is Southern Virginia's premier university:
- US News & World Report consistently ranks Averett in the Top Tier of Regional Colleges in the South in its 2011 Best Colleges guide.
- Colleges of Distinction named Averett as a college of distinction and only one of ten universities in Virginia to receive the award.
- Washington Monthly magazine recognized Averett as a Top 50 Baccalaureate College in the U.S. in its College Guide 2011.
- G.I. Jobs magazine recognized Averett in the top 20 percent of Military Friendly schools.
- Averett’s recruitment and marketing efforts have been recognized nationally by Noel-Levitz with the 2012 Marketing-Recruitment Excellence Award.
Reason #4: We ROCK!
(Yes, we know we said three reasons, but we had to throw this one in because it's so true. Come for a visit and you’ll see!)