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Find Your Edge at Guilford

The Guilford Edge is all about you.

Guilford has reimagined the future of education — and it’s all about you. Your dreams. Your interests. Your goals. Benefit from a highly personalized, hands-on education that prepares you to thrive in a world of change. We can take you anywhere! To learn more about the Edge, including courses and journeys students are enjoying this year, click below.

Winter Open House

Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020

High-school seniors, juniors, and their friends and family are invited to campus to take a tour, meet with current students, faculty, and staff, and have a delicious lunch in the recently refreshed Dining Hall. Admission and Financial Aid counselors will also be available to answer questions about the Guilford application and available scholarships. Register today — we're excited to meet you!

Apply Today!

Start your application for fall 2020.

It's always free to apply to Guilford, we're test optional, and grants and scholarships are available to every admitted applicant! There are three easy ways to apply:

Questions? Contact the Office of Admission at admission@guilford.edu or 336.316.2100.

File Today, Don't Delay! [VIDEO]

Guilford uses the FAFSA to help award scholarships, grants, and work study opportunities. Did you know that 100 percent of Guilford students who file the FAFSA receive additional aid? File now to maximize your rewards at FAFSA.gov. Include Guilford’s school code of 002931.

You Can Afford to Go to Guilford! [VIDEO]

Think an exceptional private college education is out of reach? Think again! As a highly capable and motivated student, you CAN afford Guilford! We offer generous financial aid that recognizes need and rewards talent. Complete your application — and your FAFSA — to receive the offer you deserve.

10,000 Pounds

That's the amount of food grown annually at our farm.

100 Billion

Stars you can see from our observatory and planetarium.

Beyoncé, Galileo, Everyone Here!

We call each other (even professors) by first name at Guilford.

83% Employed in 1st Year

Guilford graduates are employed or in grad school at a 15% higher rate than the national average.

$23,032 Average Financial Aid Package

With the help of our financial aid team, your goals are well within reach at Guilford.

Get to Know Guilford

Have Your Art and Science, Too

Have Your Art and Science, Too

Art major Grace VanFleet ’17 is taking her love of art and mixing it with science – library science that is. This fall, she entered the Master of Science in Library Science program at UNC Chapel Hill.

Escaping the Classroom

Escaping the Classroom

Experience Design students take on an unprecedented project — designing Guilford’s first Escape Room pop-up event in Dana Auditorium.

Guilford State of Mind

Guilford State of Mind

Maya Brown ’21 says Guilford’s sense of community, values, and opportunity to study her passion abroad have made it the right choice for her.

Grüße aus Bayern!

Grüße aus Bayern!

Jameson Lynch '20 found his second home while studying abroad in Germany. He shares his experience as a teaching assistant on his second trip to Munich.

Biology Major Jeremy Brown ’20 Receives Two Research Grants

Biology Major Jeremy Brown ’20 Receives Two Research Grants

Biology major Jeremy Brown ’20 recently received two prestigious grants for his current thesis research on medical implant plastics.

Sonya Brunk ’21 Named Spring 2020 Environmental Studies Distinguished Scholar

Sonya Brunk ’21 Named Spring 2020 Environmental Studies Distinguished Scholar

Environmental Studies Distinguished Scholar for spring 2020, Sonya Brunk ’21, plans to use her scholarship to study abroad with EcoQuest in New Zealand.

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