Winthrop University

Rock Hill, SC

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Winthrop University

Winthrop University Student Essentials

Winthrop University Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Eagles
Website: www.winthrop.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $12,656
Out-of-State Tuition: $23,796
Retention Rate: 69%
Enrollment: 6,133
Year Established: 1886

About Winthrop University

Winthrop University doesn’t only provide students with an academically superior education, but also requires learning outside the classroom through immersion and participation in cultural and other activities.

Located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, Winthrop is a public, four-year school that has been ranked among the top universities in the state.

Winthrop offers programs in such professional fields as Broadcast Journalism, Business, Education, Environmental Studies, Healthcare, and Social Work. Other programs leading to a career include the pre-professional offerings such as Pre-Physical Therapy and Pre-Law.

Arts programs feature Art, Conducting, Dance, Jewelry Design, Photography and Theatre. Winthrop also offers a host of academically oriented programs like African American Studies, French Education, Medieval Studies, Psychology and Women’s Studies.

Student life incorporates the cultural part of the Winthrop experience. These additional experiences have also received recognition for cultivating long-term positive effects in students.

Students engage in classroom learning, but are also required to attend 20 arts or cultural events per year. Many such events may be found on the Winthrop campus, at the school’s theatre events and concerts.

Through career services students also engage in local community service, which gives them the opportunity to help others while building job skills. Financial aid is available to eligible students and may be obtained through talent scholarships and other sources.
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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 3 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Winthrop University 3 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Former Student - Last Attended 2012

Overall Rating

Honestly, if you are looking for more of a campus community feel and fun things to do in the surrounding area, there are few options here at Winthrop, in Rock Hill. Fortunately the academics are good.


Winthrop University Map & Location

Winthrop University
701 Oakland Avenue
Rock Hill, SC 29733


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Getting Around Winthrop University

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Rock Hill, SC

Winter
Dec
55
35
Jan
53
33
Feb
58
36
Spring
Mar
66
42
Apr
75
50
May
81
59
Summer
Jun
88
67
Jul
91
71
Aug
90
70
Fall
Sep
83
63
Oct
74
52
Nov
65
43

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 5,068
Freshman Class 1,092
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 6,133

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 26%
  • Caucasian: 69%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 2%
Latino 2%
African American 26%
Caucasian 69%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 2%

Undergraduate 83%
Graduate 17%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 72%
Men 28%
International 2%
Domestic 98%

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