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Why choose High Point?

  1. There are 12 dining locations on campus including 5 restaurants and a steak house.
  2. High Point offers great facilities including on-campus cinema, arcade and concerts.
  3. The university also provide regular shuttles to Walmart and the mall.


Quick Facts:

Location: High Point, North Carolina

City Population: 104,371

University Population: 4,500 students

Climate: High Point experiences all four seasons. Summers are hot and humid, Winters are cool to cold.

Nearest Airport: Piedmont Triad International Airport, Greensboro NC



High Point University is a private liberal arts university in High Point, North Carolina, USA. The student-to-faculty ratio is 14:1 and the average class size is fewer than 20 students. HPU ranks 1st in the Best Regional College in the South rankings for the fourth consecutive year and the 1st in the Most Innovative Regional College in the South rankings. The campus boasts excellent amenities including swimming pools, 12 dining locations and an on-campus cinema and arcade.


Both Greensboro and Winston-Salem are 20 minutes from campus. East of the university is the Atlantic Ocean (three and a half hours away), south of the university are Charlotte (one and half hours away) and Atlanta, Georgia (five hours away); west of the university are the Appalachian Mountains (two hours away) and north is Washington D.C (five hours away).