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Art Art Education Biology Biology and Environmental Science Business Education Chemistry Computer Science Criminology Associate Degree Dance Programs Design and Technical Theatre Accounting Economics Business Education Criminal Justice English Early Childhood Education Environmental Science Hospitality and Tourism Finance Management Forestry (3/2 Program) Nursing History Hospitality and Tourism Management Management Management Information Systems Marketing Mathematics Physical Education Political Science Psychology and Human Services Religion and Philosophy Religious Education Sociology Sport Management Sustainability Studies Theatre Arts Theatre Education Undecided

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Minors Accounting Appalachian Studies Art Athletic Training Biology Business Chemistry Communication Computer Science Criminology Economics Education English Environmental Science Exercise Science Finance Health History Hospitality Management International Studies Marketing Mathematics Music Philosophy Physics Political Science Psychology and Human Service Religion Sociology Spanish Sustainability Studies Theatre Arts

Academics FIND YOURSELF in a private college of liberal arts and professional studies.

Davis & Elkins College values curiosity and thoughtfulness while fostering social, emotional, spiritual, and physical wellbeing. The College provides a friendly and supportive environment for curious, engaged, and freethinking students of diverse backgrounds. We emphasize “hands-on,� 2

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experiential learning through internships, practica, service projects, field research, travel and study abroad programs. Our Winter Term courses explore experimental subjects in unexpected locations. Some of our finest students arrive without direction only to find their path at D&E, thanks to the opportunities for intellectual growth that abounds on our campus.

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Students of all backgrounds will find their experience at Davis & Elkins inspiring whether it is nurturing relationships with faculty and staff, leadership opportunities or community service. Community life at D&E, like academic life, aims high. FIND YOURSELF in the classroom, library, dining room, recreational spaces, campus organizations, and the West Virginia outdoors. At D&E, not only do you shape your education, you shape the community in which you live. That’s what makes it home.

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The Fine & Performing Arts Department at Davis & Elkins College nurtures the creative spirit of our students by providing a quality education in music, dance, art and theatre with the personal attention and performing opportunities offered by an intimate liberal arts college. Fulfill your creative experience through participation in our concert choir, Appalachian Spirit Ensemble, concert band, dance team, art club or perform in a main stage production.

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30% FIND YOURSELF off the bench cheering on your SENATORS, or better yet, take part in the action. The Senators are a member of the Great Midwest Athletic Conference (GMAC). This dynamic conference features schools from four states and conducts championships in multiple sports, making it one of America’s fastest-growing NCAA Division II conferences. Davis & Elkins competes in 16 sports at the varsity level which represents 30% of our student body.

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Our coaches are dedicated to representing the College with athletic and academic excellence. We believe athletics complement the educational mission of the College, to prepare and to inspire students for success!

Basketball Cross Country Lacrosse Soccer Softball Swimming Tennis Volleyball

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early October to witness the amazing fall foliage at one of the oldest and largest festivals in West Virginia.

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Recreation FIND YOURSELF on an adventure.

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and outdoor adventure enthusiasts. Regionally, D&E is close to whitewater rafting, mountain biking trails, hiking trails, rock climbing, hunting and fishing areas, kayaking and horseback riding. The region is home to multiple well-known ski resorts, including Snowshoe Mountain and Canaan Valley – both about an hour from campus. 12

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Students attending Davis & Elkins College are eligible to receive merit based scholarships based on high school or college GPA and ACT or SAT Scores (if applicable). In addition, partial athletic and fine and performing arts scholarships are available. For more information on these scholarships, please visit the Financial Planning Scholarships page on our website at www.dewv.edu.

& FINANCIAL AID FIND YOURSELF at D&E! Schedule a campus visit to meet with an admission counselor

All students are required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov. The FAFSA will help determine any additional financial assistance for which a student may qualify. Don’t forget to include D&E on your FAFSA, our code is 003811. This additional assistance can include federal grants, state grants and scholarships, loans, and work study. For additional information on financing your D&E education, please contact our Financial Planning Office at (800) 624-3157.

and other key people on our campus. The personal attention provided during the campus visit will truly show what being a D&E student is all about. You can schedule a campus visit by calling (800) 624-3157 or schedule your visit on our website at www.dewv.edu by clicking “Visit Davis & Elkins.”

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23. The McDonnell Center for Health, Physical Education, and Athletics This is the place to be! Watch a basketball game, workout on the indoor track, or play intramurals. 24. Augusta Dance Pavilion 25. Allen Athletic Fields & Joni Smith Softball Field 26. Charles B. Gates, Jr., Memorial Tower 27. Moyer Residence Hall 28. Presidential Residence Center

22. A. Hermanson Campus Center (Far Left) B. Myles Center for the Arts (Center) C. Harper-McNeeley Auditorium (Far Right) This is where the pool and fitness center, athletic offices, and Health/ Physical Education Department call home.

20. Eshleman Science Center The Science Center houses business, computer science, math, natural and physical science, and nursing classrooms. Additionally, take a glimpse atop the roof at our greenhouse!

21. Walter S. Robbins & Elisabeth Shonk Robbins Memorial Chapel This is the campus chapel where services are held once a week. The chapel has incredible architecture and beautiful abstract stained glass.

10. BOOTH LIBRARY The center of campus, which also houses our Information Technology (IT) Department and our TRiO program offices.

9. liberal arts hall Adjacent and connected to Albert Hall by an eyecatching, stone, arched walkway. Offices include; Business, Education Department, Financial Aid, Registrar, and Student Life.

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12. the ice house Literally, the ice house for Halliehurst back in the 1800s. Now it’s the campus pub and coffee house.

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13. Halliehurst Hall Two things to know about Hallie: a. This is where the Office of Admission and other administrative offices are located. b. Hallie is a National Historic Landmark.

8. albert hall First building to the left upon entering our beautiful campus. Contains classrooms, faculty offices, Writing Center, and Supported Learning Program (SLP). Spectacular views from this campus location!

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11. Jennings Randolph Hall Home of the campus newspaper, yearbook, campus activities board, and chaplain’s office. Plus, Fine and Performing Arts, and the Augusta Heritage Center.

1. Myles Gate 2. H.G. Davis “Iron Horse” Statue 3. Katherine S. Thomas Tennis Center 4. Outdoor Amphitheater 5. The Gatehouse The Gatehouse welcomes you to campus. The tower is lit at the beginning of every school year and stays on until you leave for summer.

6. Memorial Gymnasium/ Martin Field House/ Seybolt Golf Academy The practice gym for the athletic teams. In the past the gym was also a site for community dances, dinners, and speaking engagements.


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