Emory & Henry Welcomes Class of 2022

Posted by Rachael Wilbur
Hundreds of new students will be joining the Emory & Henry Campus this week and next.

From athletes to honor students, equestrian riders to future healthcare providers, boulder climbers to thespians, as the campus expands with newfound energy and excitement.

“We have such a diverse and unique group of students joining us this year,” Said Anthony
Graham, Assistant VP for Enrollment. “Thanks to our Southwest Va. LIFT program, we have
sixty-one students from the area who are attending with minimal out of pocket expenses.
We’re pleased to offer this deep discount to students in the area with financial need. In addition,
we’ve awarded more than $7.7 million in scholarships to our new students to make the cost of
attendance affordable. This is the fourth year we’ve offered four years of steady tuition to
incoming students.”

At a Glance:

  • 335 incoming students

  • 197 from Virginia (110 from Southwest Virginia)

  • 42 from Tennessee

  • 49 from North Carolina

  • 24 other states represented including Hawaii, Colorado, Florida, New York and

  • Massachusetts

  • 1 from South Africa

  • 61 are part of the Southwest Virginia LIFT Program (free or reduced costs)

In addition, Emory & Henry offers a robust Honors and Bonners Scholar program, new affinity
programs including Rugby, Disc Golf and Competition Cheer as well as scholarship recipients in
music, art, and performance among others.

This was a record year for students interested in the E&H Equine Studies and Riding program, as well as those interested in health sciences particularly with the success of the School of Health Sciences graduates in Marion, Va. “We’re excited for the mix of our students and new strategic initiatives this year,” noted Provost John Wells. “Our faculty are outstanding and they are leaders in their respective fields. We look forward to meeting market demand for programs by business and industry as well as fulfilling our student’s interests as it related to the world of work and successful outcomes.”

Businesses looking for student interns are encouraged to reach out to Amanda Gardner at
agardner@ehc.edu or visit www.ehc.edu/ampersand

  • Emory & Henry welcomes the class of 2022!
    Emory & Henry welcomes the class of 2022!
  • Emory & Henry welcomes the class of 2022!
    Emory & Henry welcomes the class of 2022!
  • Emory & Henry welcomes the class of 2022!
    Emory & Henry welcomes the class of 2022!

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