Admissions & Aid

Your FUTURE starts NOW!

To learn about our graduate programs, please click here.

Ferrum College is Committed to Making College Attainable

    • We award more than $20 million in need-based financial aid each year
    • 99% of our students receive some form of financial aid, with an average four-year aid package exceeding $100,000 in grants and scholarships
    • Franklin County residents are eligible to receive up to $1,000 per year in additional aid
    • We’ve frozen full-time undergraduate tuition for the 2021-2022 academic year
    • Undergraduate tuition is capped to increase no more than five percent cumulatively through the spring semester of 2025

* We are test optional! To learn more about admissions requirements, make sure to schedule an appointment with one of our admissions counselors. *

Ferrum College campus photo by D Robinson

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We provide educational opportunities and experiences that transform our students’ lives within a welcoming, supportive community.

Ferrum College panther statue at Franklin Hall with students

Financial Aid

We are one the of the most affordable colleges in Virginia. The average four-year grant and scholarship award for students is $100,000!

Ferrum College front gate in the snow photo by alumna Taylor Woods

Visit Ferrum College

Visit Ferrum in-person or virtually and receive a $1,000 campus visit scholarship, which is renewable for four years.

The Ferrum College Promise

Ferrum Promise

Transfer from a Virginia community college with an associate’s degree and you’ll graduate from Ferrum College in two years. Guaranteed.

Ferrum College campus aerial photo by alumnus West Nuttycombe, Jr.

Request Information

Contact us to receive more information about our programs, schedule a campus visit, and learn why Ferrum College is right for you.

Ferrum College bell tower in spring

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation Scholarship

Lettie Pate Whitehead was a generous philanthropist and accomplished businesswoman. Her legacy lives on through her foundation, which provides scholarships for Christian women from the nine Southeastern states. If you fit this description, we encourage you to apply for this scholarship to make your education even more affordable.

The Ferrum College Experience

Important Dates

Admissions Open House
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Students, parents, family members, and friends are all invited to visit campus!Sat., Oct. 29:00 AMOn Campus
Transfer Tuesday
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Whether you attend a community college or another four-year institution, spend time with us to prepare for a potential transition to the Panther family!Tues., Oct.1210:00 AMOn Campus
Panther Pride Day (Homecoming Event)Sat., Oct. 169:00 AMOn Campus
Ferrum Friday (Franklin County students)Sat., Oc. 22On Campus
Transfer Tuesday
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Tues., Oct. 2610:00 AMOn Campus