Lees-McRae College

Banner Elk, NC, USA
3.48 Average Rating
Lees-McRae College is situated in the Blue Ridge Mountains and has the highest elevation of any college in the eastern United States. In addition to transcripts and test scores, the university accepts but does not require resumes, letters of recommendation, or writing samples. Lees-McRae College houses their students and, in some cases, pets, in residence halls, cottages, apartments, and houses on campus. The school is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church.


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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Rural
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What Students Are Saying

3.48 Average Rating
Lees-McRae offers the most variety that I have seen so far at colleges.

Lees-McRae offers more rigorous courses for students who like to be challenged in class.

Lees-McRae is located on a beautiful campus that will inspire many different types of people.
Nancy from Elizabethton, TN
Lees-McRae is an amazing place to go to school. Because it is a small school its easy to find people who are into the same things as you, and creating opportunities for yourself and others to try new things is always encouraged. I really enjoy school here.
Brandon from Upper Darby, PA

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