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“Virginia has no shortage of familiar schools with robust reputations. But, Emory & Henry […] does the finest job of them all of producing contributors to society.”

-Colleges That Change Lives

Are you looking for a college experience that is designed with YOU in mind? Look no further than Emory & Henry College where students “Increase in Excellence” while learning, doing and connecting with the world around them.

We invite you to learn more about our curriculum, campus and commitment to you by and commitment to you by scheduling a personalized visit; where you can meet with a professor, sit-in a college class, discuss college fit, and even enjoy a meal on us. If you can’t make it to campus, take our virtual tour, and then fit, and even enjoy a meal on us. If you can’t make it to campus, take our virtual tour, and then contact your admissions counselor.

 

 

  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/679-what-is-your-average-gpa-for-admission">What is your average GPA for admission?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">The average GPA for new incoming students: First-Year 3.5 or Transfer 3.3</div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/743-does-eamph-accept-the-college-scholarship-service">Does E&H accept the College Scholarship Service (CSS) Financial Aid Profile?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">Emory & Henry College does not accept the CSS Profile, we administer our financial aid process through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).</div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/746-does-eamph-accept-the-yellow-ribbon">Does E&H accept the Yellow Ribbon?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">Yes. The Yellow Ribbon GIEducation Enhancement Program (Yellow Ribbon Program) is a provision of the Post-9/11 GI Bill that allows veterans to attend private schools and graduate programs that cost more than the state tuition cap. <a href="/financial-aid/resources/information-for-veterans-benefits/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Learn more about Veteran Benefits</a></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/742-where-do-i-mail-my-transcripts">Where do I mail my transcript(s)?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">You will need to request official transcript(s) be sent to Emory & Henry College. Mail your transcript(s) to:<br/>Emory & Henry College<br/>Office of Admissions<br/>PO Box 947<br/>Emory, Virginia 24327</div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/745-do-you-accept-ib-international-baccalaureate">Do you accept IB (International Baccalaureate) Credit?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">Yes. Emory & Henry College recognizes successful achievement of students in the International Baccalaureate Program. Students who have earned certificates or diplomas in this program may present their transcript for consideration for the awarding of advanced placement credit. See page 33 of our academic catalog for more information.</div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/747-do-i-have-to-submit-all-documents-at-the-same-time">Do I have to submit all documents at the same time as my application?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">No. Application materials can be submitted with or after submission of your admission application. If you do not submit all materials upon submission of your application you will be notified of missing requirements.</div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/680-what-is-your-average-sat-or-act-test-score-for">What is your average SAT or ACT test score for admission?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">The average SAT score is 1050 or ACT score is 23. For admission to Emory & Henry College a student only needs to submit either SAT or ACT. We do not prefer one over the other and we do super score. </div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/744-do-you-give-credit-for-ap-advanced-placement-test">Do you give credit for AP (Advanced Placement) Test?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">Yes. Emory & Henry College offers credit for AP Test based on specific scores related to specific subjects. See a list of Courses and Test Scores in our Academic Catalog.</div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/748-do-you-accept-application-fee-waivers">Do you accept application fee waivers?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">Applications for undergraduates are free to complete with either the <a href="/admission/apply-now/">E&H application</a>, the <a href="http://www.commonapp.org/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Common App</a> or <a href="https://www.cappex.com/colleges/Emory-and-Henry-College" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Cappex</a>. Therefore, Emory & Henry College does not accept application fee waivers.</div></aside>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/11-taylor-blevins-19-researches-systematics-and" title="Taylor Blevins ‘19, Researches Systematics and Taxonomic Status of the Nantucket Island Mouse" aria-label="Taylor Blevins ‘19, Researches Systematics and Taxonomic Status of the Nantucket Island Mouse"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2400/416_Copy_of_IMG_3314.rev.1502112336.JPG" alt="" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2400/416_Copy_of_IMG_3314.rev.1502112336.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2400/416_Copy_of_IMG_3314.rev.1502112336.JPG 3x" data-max-w="3200" data-max-h="2400"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/11-taylor-blevins-19-researches-systematics-and" title="Taylor Blevins ‘19, Researches Systematics and Taxonomic Status of the Nantucket Island Mouse" aria-label="Taylor Blevins ‘19, Researches Systematics and Taxonomic Status of the Nantucket Island Mouse">Taylor Blevins ‘19, Researches Systematics and Taxonomic Status of the Nantucket Island Mouse</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Blevins is</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">researching the systematic status of subspecies of mice on Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, and Monomoy Island by looking at non-morphological characteristics and morphological data in order to determine the systematic position of population of Nantucket Island Mice (</span><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Peromyscus leucopus fuss</span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;">) on other islands off the Southern New England Coast.</span> <a href="/live/news/11-taylor-blevins-19-researches-systematics-and" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Taylor Blevins ‘19, Researches Systematics and Taxonomic Status of the Nantucket Island Mouse" aria-label="Taylor Blevins ‘19, Researches Systematics and Taxonomic Status of the Nantucket Island Mouse">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/201-moore-named-wehc-general-manager" title="Moore Named WEHC General Manager" aria-label="Moore Named WEHC General Manager"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1200,800/1840_Dirk-Moore-Named-General-Manager-WEHC.rev.1515182589.jpg" alt="Dirk Moore, WEHC 90.7 FM General Manager" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1200,800/1840_Dirk-Moore-Named-General-Manager-WEHC.rev.1515182589.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1200,800/1840_Dirk-Moore-Named-General-Manager-WEHC.rev.1515182589.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1200" data-max-h="800"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/201-moore-named-wehc-general-manager" title="Moore Named WEHC General Manager" aria-label="Moore Named WEHC General Manager">Moore Named WEHC General Manager</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">Dirk Moore, a long-time employee of Emory & Henry College, has been named general manager of the college’s radio station, WEHC 90.7. <a href="/live/news/201-moore-named-wehc-general-manager" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Moore Named WEHC General Manager" aria-label="Moore Named WEHC General Manager">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/62-emory-henry-college-partners-with-symphony-of" title="Emory & Henry College Partners with Symphony of the Mountains" aria-label="Emory & Henry College Partners with Symphony of the Mountains"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/142,0,808,666/618_a0178f5e17f45630b97904ab73bb4779_f8217.rev.1505918196.jpg" alt="President Jake Shrum shakes hand with Music Director Cornelia Laemmli Orth" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/142,0,808,666/618_a0178f5e17f45630b97904ab73bb4779_f8217.rev.1505918196.jpg 2x" data-max-w="1000" data-max-h="666"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/62-emory-henry-college-partners-with-symphony-of" title="Emory & Henry College Partners with Symphony of the Mountains" aria-label="Emory & Henry College Partners with Symphony of the Mountains">Emory & Henry College Partners with Symphony of the Mountains</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">Emory & Henry College and Symphony of the Mountains have entered into a partnership to promote musical entertainment and education by offering rich cultural experiences. <a href="/live/news/62-emory-henry-college-partners-with-symphony-of" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Emory & Henry College Partners with Symphony of the Mountains" aria-label="Emory & Henry College Partners with Symphony of the Mountains">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/23-erin-kirk-17-dna-sampling-technique-to-save" title="Erin Kirk, ‘17, DNA Sampling Technique to Save Salamanders" aria-label="Erin Kirk, ‘17, DNA Sampling Technique to Save Salamanders"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2133/438_Erin_Kirk-Ampersand-Day-2017_379.rev.1502370950.jpg" alt="Erin Kirk presenting in the 2017 Ampersand Day showcase." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2133/438_Erin_Kirk-Ampersand-Day-2017_379.rev.1502370950.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2133/438_Erin_Kirk-Ampersand-Day-2017_379.rev.1502370950.jpg 3x" data-max-w="3200" data-max-h="2133"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/23-erin-kirk-17-dna-sampling-technique-to-save" title="Erin Kirk, ‘17, DNA Sampling Technique to Save Salamanders" aria-label="Erin Kirk, ‘17, DNA Sampling Technique to Save Salamanders">Erin Kirk, ‘17, DNA Sampling Technique to Save Salamanders</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Kirk is a Ledford Scholar who is exploring non-invasive methods for DNA sampling of endangered salamanders.</span> <a href="/live/news/23-erin-kirk-17-dna-sampling-technique-to-save" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Erin Kirk, ‘17, DNA Sampling Technique to Save Salamanders" aria-label="Erin Kirk, ‘17, DNA Sampling Technique to Save Salamanders">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/90-college-named-best-value-school" title="College Named “Best Value School”" aria-label="College Named “Best Value School”"><img src="/live/image/gid/65/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,600,450/772_best-value-school.rev.1507229322.jpg" alt="" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" data-max-w="600" data-max-h="450"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/90-college-named-best-value-school" title="College Named “Best Value School”" aria-label="College Named “Best Value School”">College Named “Best Value School”</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">One of the top online resources for students to find colleges, universities and career schools that provide a valuable education has ranked Emory & Henry College one of the top 80 colleges and universities in the nation that is a “Best Value School.” <a href="/live/news/90-college-named-best-value-school" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="College Named “Best Value School”" aria-label="College Named “Best Value School”">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/268-water-quality-monitoring" title="Water quality monitoring" aria-label="Water quality monitoring"><img src="/live/image/gid/84/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2400,3200/2519_IMG_4120.rev.1517245896.JPG" alt="Measuring conductivity in the pond." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/84/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2400,3200/2519_IMG_4120.rev.1517245896.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/84/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2400,3200/2519_IMG_4120.rev.1517245896.JPG 3x" data-max-w="2400" data-max-h="3200"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/268-water-quality-monitoring" title="Water quality monitoring" aria-label="Water quality monitoring">Water quality monitoring</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">Students measure water quality parameters including temperature, conductivity, pH, dissolved oxygen and nutrient concentrations.   <a href="/live/news/268-water-quality-monitoring" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Water quality monitoring" aria-label="Water quality monitoring">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"/><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/290-sociology-faculty-honored-at-social-justice-awards" title="Sociology faculty honored at Social Justice Awards Ceremony" aria-label="Sociology faculty honored at Social Justice Awards Ceremony">Sociology faculty honored at Social Justice Awards Ceremony</a></h4></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/63-a-man-for-san-fran" title="A Man for San Fran" aria-label="A Man for San Fran"><img src="/live/image/gid/68/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,960,640/654_Doug_Dalton.rev.1506449976.jpg" alt="Doug Dalton E&H Class of 1994" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/68/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,960,640/654_Doug_Dalton.rev.1506449976.jpg 2x" data-max-w="960" data-max-h="640"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/63-a-man-for-san-fran" title="A Man for San Fran" aria-label="A Man for San Fran">A Man for San Fran</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">Doug Dalton saw a problem in San Francisco and he set out to solve it. And, wow, is he ever having a good time. <a href="/live/news/63-a-man-for-san-fran" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="A Man for San Fran" aria-label="A Man for San Fran">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/26-jessica-myer-18-exploring-the-perceptions-of" title="Jessica Myer, ‘18, Exploring the Perceptions of Outdoor Programs on College Campuses" aria-label="Jessica Myer, ‘18, Exploring the Perceptions of Outdoor Programs on College Campuses"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,960,720/445_19731930_10214067474225990_1705501450100892733_n_5.rev.1502375205.jpg" alt="Jessica Myer (on the left) and two other Outdoor Program trip leaders" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,960,720/445_19731930_10214067474225990_1705501450100892733_n_5.rev.1502375205.jpg 2x" data-max-w="960" data-max-h="720"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/26-jessica-myer-18-exploring-the-perceptions-of" title="Jessica Myer, ‘18, Exploring the Perceptions of Outdoor Programs on College Campuses" aria-label="Jessica Myer, ‘18, Exploring the Perceptions of Outdoor Programs on College Campuses">Jessica Myer, ‘18, Exploring the Perceptions of Outdoor Programs on College Campuses</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"><p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Myer is a sociology and mass communications double major researching the perceptions of outdoor programs on college campuses, particularly in terms of gender.</span></p><a href="/live/news/26-jessica-myer-18-exploring-the-perceptions-of" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Jessica Myer, ‘18, Exploring the Perceptions of Outdoor Programs on College Campuses" aria-label="Jessica Myer, ‘18, Exploring the Perceptions of Outdoor Programs on College Campuses">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"/><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="http://www.gowasps.com/sports/mbkb/2017-18/releases/20171229wicsku" title="Emory & Henry Men’s Basketball Defeats Alma, 85-82, In Overtime Friday At Wooster" aria-label="Emory & Henry Men’s Basketball Defeats Alma, 85-82, In Overtime Friday At Wooster">Emory & Henry Men’s Basketball Defeats Alma, 85-82, In Overtime Friday At Wooster</a></h4></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/78-rotary-club-of-washington-county-va-makes-gift-to" title="Rotary Club of Washington County, Va. Makes Gift to Emory & Henry College" aria-label="Rotary Club of Washington County, Va. Makes Gift to Emory & Henry College"><img src="/live/image/gid/65/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1000,666/766_rotary-club-gift-sep-2017.rev.1507228128.jpg" alt="The generous gift from the Rotary Club will fund a scholarship for students from Washington County." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/65/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1000,666/766_rotary-club-gift-sep-2017.rev.1507228128.jpg 2x" data-max-w="1000" data-max-h="666"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/78-rotary-club-of-washington-county-va-makes-gift-to" title="Rotary Club of Washington County, Va. Makes Gift to Emory & Henry College" aria-label="Rotary Club of Washington County, Va. Makes Gift to Emory & Henry College">Rotary Club of Washington County, Va. Makes Gift to Emory & Henry College</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">The <a title="Learn More About Rotary" href="https://www.rotary.org/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Rotary Club</a> of Washington County Scholarship is an annual scholarship that will be given to needy and worthy students from Washington County, Va. <a href="/live/news/78-rotary-club-of-washington-county-va-makes-gift-to" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Rotary Club of Washington County, Va. Makes Gift to Emory & Henry College" aria-label="Rotary Club of Washington County, Va. Makes Gift to Emory & Henry College">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/261-that-one-timewhen-being-flip-was-a-good-thing" title="That one time...when being flip was a good thing!" aria-label="That one time...when being flip was a good thing!"><img src="/live/image/gid/68/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1000,750/731_toni.rev.1506976173.jpg" alt="Cameron Chase and Toni Atkins on the floor of the California Assembly." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/68/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1000,750/731_toni.rev.1506976173.jpg 2x" data-max-w="1000" data-max-h="750"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/261-that-one-timewhen-being-flip-was-a-good-thing" title="That one time...when being flip was a good thing!" aria-label="That one time...when being flip was a good thing!">That one time...when being flip was a good thing!</a></h4></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"/><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="http://www.gowasps.com/sports/fball/2017-18/releases/20171214klmoma" title="Emory & Henry Football Receives Three All-State Recognitions From VaSID" aria-label="Emory & Henry Football Receives Three All-State Recognitions From VaSID">Emory & Henry Football Receives Three All-State Recognitions From VaSID</a></h4></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"/><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="http://www.gowasps.com/sports/mbkb/2017-18/releases/20180106raiex8" title="Emory & Henry Men’s Basketball Defeats Virginia Wesleyan, 89-83, Saturday At Home" aria-label="Emory & Henry Men’s Basketball Defeats Virginia Wesleyan, 89-83, Saturday At Home">Emory & Henry Men’s Basketball Defeats Virginia Wesleyan, 89-83, Saturday At Home</a></h4></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/79-students-with-financial-need-could-get-a-lift" title="Students with Financial Need Could get a Lift" aria-label="Students with Financial Need Could get a Lift"><img src="/live/image/gid/65/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,468,468/767_LIFT-program-graphic.rev.1507228252.jpg" alt="LIFT Program for Southwest Virginia" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/65/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,468,468/767_LIFT-program-graphic.rev.1507228252.jpg 2x" data-max-w="1000" data-max-h="666"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/79-students-with-financial-need-could-get-a-lift" title="Students with Financial Need Could get a Lift" aria-label="Students with Financial Need Could get a Lift">Students with Financial Need Could get a Lift</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">Emory & Henry is taking steps to make a top liberal arts education affordable for need-based students across Southwest Virginia. <a href="/live/news/79-students-with-financial-need-could-get-a-lift" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Students with Financial Need Could get a Lift" aria-label="Students with Financial Need Could get a Lift">Keep reading</a></div></div>

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  • Feb 24
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    Location: McGlothlin Center for the Arts
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    Location: McGlothlin Center for the Arts
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