About Salem College

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

How much does Salem College cost?

Salem College Cost of Attendance
In-state $27,406
Out-of-state $27,406
On-Campus Room and Board $11,500
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $17,013
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Salem College Financial Aid and Debt

55%

Students paying down their debt

$25,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$257

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 99% $19,826
Federal Grants 57% $4,877
Pell grants 57% $4,456
Other federal grants 4% $1,875
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 48% $4,595
Institutional grants or scholarships 98% $20,677
Student loan aid 77% $5,770
Federal student loans 77% $7,526
Other student loans 2% $5,306

Salem College Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

Over 500,000 high school students are earning no-essay college scholarships for their grades, activities, and other achievements.

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 178 Up to $750
Have work experience 106 Up to $4,000
Do community service 236 Up to $75
Attend a summer program 108 Up to $4,500
Do an extracurricular activity 234 Up to $1,000
Take a foreign language class 141 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 127 Up to $600
Take a challenging class 262 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 241 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Salem College Admissions

What is Salem College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 57%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 43% of applicants
SAT Reading 480-610
SAT Math 470-590
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 61% of applicants
Composite Score 22-27

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Salem College Campus Life

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

476

Forbes Ranking

53%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

57%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 977
Living on campus
Transfer Students 33%
Under Age 25 33%
Gender Balance
Men
4%
Women
96%

Student Diversity

64%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
53.53%
Black or African American
23.23%
Hispanic or Latino
11.77%
Unknown
8.19%
Asian
3.07%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.20%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.00%

Salem College Graduation Success

83%

First Year Student Retention

53%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$31,900

Average Salary After Graduation

About Salem College

Address

601 S Church St
Winston-Salem, NC

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