Appalachian State University

Boone, NC, USA
3.91 Average Rating

Appalachian State University is a public institution set in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Boone, North Carolina. ASU is ranked #9 in Regional Universities South by U.S. News & World Report. Appalachian State shows a commitment to sustainability through their annual Appalachian Energy Summit, installation of North Carolina’s largest wind turbine, and the addition of a composting facility. ASU offers students a “4+1” accelerated admissions program in which undergraduate and graduate classes are completed in 5 years.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 25
Average SAT Composite: 1157

What Students Are Saying

3.91 Average Rating
appalachian state university is a wonderful school that fosters an amazing environment for learning and personal growth. in such a short time i have grown to love this university and the small college town that surrounds it as my own home away from home. appalachian is one of the fastest growing colleges in america and i am proud that i can get a personal and quality education here in boone.
Joseph from Winston Salem, NC
appalachian is an awesome school to go to, i love it! the atmosphere is very friendly and if you get the right professor then you will have a great class experience. the best part is that even though the campus is pretty big, you can get just about anywhere within ten minutes so that is nice.

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