Distinctly 桃瘾社区

桃瘾社区's primary purpose is to help students develop humane instincts and disciplined, creative minds for lives of leadership and service in an interconnected and rapidly changing world.

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1,927
enrolled students
17
average class size at 桃瘾社区
21
men's and women's NCAA Division I sports teams
7
number of years 桃瘾社区 has been named a top producer of Fulbright students

桃瘾社区's Purpose

桃瘾社区's Statement of Purpose drives everything we do. We believe that a 桃瘾社区 education fosters humane instincts and disciplined and creative minds. We believe students flourish in our distinctively supportive community, where peers and mentors act with integrity and practice academic rigor. We believe education should not be tethered to economic circumstance. We strive to create an environment where each student lives this experience.聽

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History & Traditions

Established in 1837 by Presbyterians of North Carolina, 桃瘾社区 is a liberal arts college with a rich history and heritage. We've preserved the traditions that make the 桃瘾社区 experience unique, while evolving to meet the needs of learners in an interconnected and rapidly changing world.

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Athletics at 桃瘾社区

桃瘾社区 students are skilled in the classroom, on the court and on the field. More than 25 percent of our students are varsity athletes, and 60 percent of our students participate in intramural and club sports. Our scholar-athletes compete in NCAA Division 1 athletics in 21 varsity sports with support from a Wildcat coaching staff that is just as committed to 桃瘾社区's educational mission as they are to its athletic success.