Ferrum College

Overview

At Ferrum College, we provide unique opportunities and an excellent educational experience that will transform our students’ lives within a welcoming, supportive community. We want our students, from all walks of life, to be empowered to discover their potential, achieve their goals, and make a difference in their communities. The Ferrum experience is rich with opportunities for internships, hands-on learning, international and domestic travel, scholars programs, personal development, and service to the community. Ferrum College boasts a wide range of extracurricular activities and amenities comprising an array of student clubs and organizations, as well as nineteen NCAA Division III athletic sports for men and women, plus women’s wrestling, an equestrian program, and cheerleading. Our Ferrum Outdoors program allows you to experience adventures in nearby mountains and state parks and on lakes and rivers. The 30,000 square foot Hank Norton Center is home to most of our outdoor athletic programs. Our on-campus YMCA welcomes both the College and the community, with YMCA membership available to all students.

Location & Contact
Admissions
Heather Hollandsworth
Director of Financial Aid
Phone: (540) 365-4290
Email: hhollandsworth@ferrum.edu
Address
PO Box 1000
Ferrum, VA 24088
Majors & Degrees
Agricultural/Animal/Plant/Veterinary Science And Related Fields
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Natural Resources And Conservation
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
Admissions
Common Application Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
Yes
Application Fee Amount
$25
Total Applications
3,770
73%
Admission Rate
Tuition & Fees
Costs
Tuition
$35,250
Room and Board
$11,980
Book Fees
$800
Additional Fees
$115
Miscellaneous Fees
$2,570
Total Expenses
$50,715
70%
Tuition
Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
$25,055
49%
Coverage of total expenses
Student Body
Total Students
1,124
56%
44%
Total Undergraduates
1,124
56%
44%
Varsity Sports
NCAA Division III with football
Men
Baseball
Basketball
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field, X-Country
Wrestling
Women
Basketball
Field Hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field, X-Country
Volleyball
Wrestling
Equestrian
Faculty
All Faculty
359
40%
60%
Full Time Faculty
286
41%
59%
Part Time Faculty
73
37%
63%