Tigerville, SC - For the sixteenth consecutive year, North Greenville University welcomed the largest number of students in school history. A combined total of 2,254 undergraduate and graduate students began classes on August 19, an increase of 79 over last year. New students totaled 680 selected from more than 1,600 applicants. The average SAT score increased from 1,090 to 1,094 from a year ago.
The Honors Scholar Program was established in 1980 to offer academically-gifted students courses, seminars, and activities specifically designed to challenge and enrich their educational experience. Since 1996, the honors program has grown from 19 to 244 students.