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High Point University is a private liberal arts university in High Point, North Carolina, U.S. The student-to-faculty ratio is 14:1 and the average class size is fewer than 20 students. HPU ranks #1 Best Regional College in the South for the fourth consecutive year and #1 Most Innovative Regional College in the South (2016). The campus boasts excellent amenities including swimming pools, 12 dining locations and an on-campus cinema and arcade.

Both Greensboro and Winston-Salem are twenty minutes from campus. East of the University are Raleigh (1½ hours away) and the Atlantic Ocean (3½ hours away); south of the University are Charlotte (1½ hours away) and Atlanta, Georgia (5 hours away); west of the University are the Appalachian Mountains (2 hours away) and north is Washington, D.C. (5 hours away).

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
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Why choose High Point?

  1. 12 dining locations on campus including 5 restaurants and a steak house
  2. Great facilities including on-campus cinema, arcade and concerts
  3. Offer regular shuttles to Walmart and the mall