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The College

Location And Campus

  • 1340-acre wooded campus 60 miles southwest of Richmond, Virginia.
  • Thirty-two major buildings in the Federal style.
  • Much of the campus has been designated a National Historic Preservation Zone.

Enrollment

  • Total: 1120 Freshmen: 315
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1
  • Residency: 96%

Student Life

  • Active Student Government
  • Student-run Honor System
  • Three publications: newspaper, yearbook, literary magazine
  • FM Radio Station
  • Debating, drama, and musical groups
  • Service and religious clubs
  • County volunteer fire department
  • Ten national honorary fraternities
  • Twelve national social fraternities
  • Thirty other student organizations

Athletics

  • NCAA Division III
  • Intercollegiate teams in football, lacrosse, basketball, baseball, soccer, cross country, tennis, and golf
  • Club teams in rugby, fencing, bicycling, lacrosse, outsiders, soccer, and swimming
  • Full program of intramural sports in which 65% of the students participate

Academic Majors

  • Applied Computational Physics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry, Biochemistry
  • Classical Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Economics and Commerce
  • English
  • Fine Arts
  • Fine Arts with a concentration in Music, Theatre, or Visual Arts
  • French
  • German
  • Government and Foreign Affairs (formerly Political Science)
  • Greek
  • Greek and Latin
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Latin
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Religion and Philosophy
  • Spanish

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