Welcome First-Year Freshmen!

We hope our website gives you a good feel for our school, the kind of people who come here, and what makes Roanoke unique. If you like what you see and feel that you'd be a good fit with Roanoke, we'd be happy to set up a time for you to come and visit. When you're ready to apply, we want you to know that we treat each application personally, will spend time carefully reviewing yours, and are available to answer questions by phone or email — whatever works best for you.

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International Students  Transfer Students  Non-Degree Seeking


We're more affordable than you think.

More than 85% of our students receive some financial assistance, through scholarships, grants, loans and work.

Want to get a rough idea of how affordable Roanoke could be for you?  Try our quick calculator. Want a more extensive analysis? Try this net price calculator.

“If it were not for the aid I received from Roanoke, I would not have been able to attend college.”

Sebastian Pena ‘13

Picture yourself here!

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A gorgeous campus, in a nice college town, with a vibrant city nearby.

Weekday Visits

Our goal is to help you discover the real Roanoke and to get the fit and feel of the College.  We offer hourly appointments and tours all year long (Monday through Friday)! 

Schedule an appointment today!

Lutheran Visit Day

As the Lutheran College of Virginia, your family is invited to attend a day designed to assist you with the college search process.  All Lutheran high school students are encouraged to attend!

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Date | Time: Saturday, September 05, 2015 | 10:30 AM
Location: Roanoke College - Colket Center

Fall Information Session & Tour

A fall visit to campus is a great way to learn about Roanoke College.  We offer a morning and afternoon information session and tour.  (An afternoon information session and tour is the only option on Sunday, September 20.)

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Date | Time: September 20 - November 11, 2015 | 9:00 AM
Location: Roanoke College - Colket Center

Fall Open House

Attending one of our Fall Open Houses is the perfect opportunity to experience life at Roanoke College.  You will have the chance to get acquainted with the Roanoke community, meet faculty and current students who will share details about student life, learn more about academic programs, and tour the campus. 

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Date | Time: October 10 - November 21, 2015 | 11:00 AM
Location: Roanoke College - Colket Center