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Roanoke College offers a liberal arts education that prepares you for a life of freedom with purpose.

Cherry trees bloom pink on campus.
A group of students poses for a photo on the Back Quad.

The deposit deadline has been extended to June 1st. 

  • 97

    areas of study

  • 140+

    student clubs, teams and organizations

  • 13:1

    student-to-faculty ratio

  • 1842

    Roanoke has been educating students for more than 180 years.

Today Roanoke is the center of learning for its students; a place where tradition and educational innovation meet. See if Roanoke is the right fit for you. 

Our student body is made up of friendly people from across town, all over the U.S. and around the world. No matter their age, background, interests or goals, we make sure Roanoke is where they can become their best selves.

We provide multiple opportunities to expand your education and build a great resume. From our community-driven Honors Program to career-focused Fellows Programs, Roanoke is your foundation and your launchpad.

2 girls in the honors lounge

Your future is bright at Roanoke College. We can’t wait for you to get here. Together, we’ll embark on a challenging journey in search of your purpose.