About Guilford College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Guilford College cost?

Guilford College Cost of Attendance
In-state $34,090
Out-of-state $34,090
On-Campus Room and Board $10,222
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $26,606
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
Over $110,000

Guilford College Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $17,299
Federal Grants 43% $4,904
Pell grants 42% $3,951
Other federal grants 12% $1,717
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 37% $4,606
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $17,240
Student loan aid 43% $6,351
Federal student loans 43% $6,268
Other student loans 3% $12,826

Guilford College Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 110 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 244 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 237 Up to $1,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 180 Up to $750
Do community service 239 Up to $75
Have work experience 108 Up to $6,000
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 129 Up to $600

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Guilford College Admissions

What is Guilford College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 61%
Average GPA 3.2
SAT Submissions 65% of applicants
SAT Reading 460-610
SAT Math 480-580
SAT Writing 450-580
ACT Submissions 28% of applicants
Composite Score 20-26

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Guilford College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2150
Living on campus
Transfer Students 27%
Under Age 25 84%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Guilford College Graduation Success


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About Guilford College

Guilford College is a small liberal arts college in Greensboro, North Carolina. Guilford College offers small class sizes and a caring faculty that provides students with a hands-on learning experience and critical problem-solving skills to help them thrive and make a difference in the world. Guilford's program offerings include such majors as Peace and Conflict Studies and Community and Justice Studies.


5800 W Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify