Davidson College was established in 1837 by Presbyterians of North Carolina.
Davidson is a recognized leader in undergraduate research, scholarship and creative work across all academic programs.
The Center for Career Development is an eager partner in empowering our students with the resources for successful professional development and the competencies, confidences and connections to successfully launch their early career journey.
The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards
Student Government - All enrolled students are part of the Student Government Association (SGA), and have the option to run for a leadership position. The SGA includes representatives from each class and each Patterson Court house. The SGA is governed by legislative, judicial and executive branches with committees, councils and boards. Officers, senators and committee leaders are elected through student body vote.
The E.H. Little Library provides information services to students and faculty. The library houses over 600,000 volumes and includes books, periodicals, government documents and electronic resources. The Music Library in the Sloan Music Center houses a collection of over 10,000 items including reference books, scores, sound recordings, and videos.
All campus buildings have access to wireless, data and telephone connectivity, and have personal computers connected to the campus data and wireless networks. The high-speed, high-performance wired and wireless networks provide broadband access to students, faculty, and staff throughout all the buildings and 100-acre main grounds of the campus.
Center for Student Health and Well-Being
Davidson College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate degrees.
Davidson College comes with all the benefits that a small liberal arts college has to offer. Making meaningful connections with students around campus is so much easier when you see them more frequently. If you enjoy wholesome, close-knit communities, then Davidson College is what you are looking for.
As an international student, I was initially a bit worried about studying in the United States for the first time. Davidson College, however, was incredibly welcoming and even though the international community used to be relatively small at the college, during my four years the college had begun to recruit more students from different backgrounds and international...
Wonderful professors and in-class experience