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First Year Student Admissions

Welcome! Whether you're ready to apply or you're just starting to explore Meredith, you've come to the right place. Here you'll find all the admission information you need as a first year student, from scheduling a visit to checking on your application status.

Contact Information
1st Floor, Johnson Hall
(919) 760-8581
(919) 760-2348
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  • Rana Oueijan
    “One of my goals in life is to make a difference. I feel like Meredith College has given me the opportunity to do just that.”
    Rana Oueijan, ’19
  • Brittany Preston
    “As soon as I stepped on campus, I felt welcomed and accepted by everyone on campus, which has in turn contributed to my personal, athletic, and academic growth.”
    Brittany Preston, ’19

Wondering about scholarship opportunities? Need to schedule a visit? Want to learn how Meredith can help you meet your academic and career goals? Your Admissions Counselor is ready to answer your questions and make your application process go as smoothly as possible. 

Find more answers to your questions on our Admissions Blog.


of students participate in an applied learning experience such as study abroad, undergraduate research, or internships


over the past five years, 92.2% of our alumnae are employed or pursuing graduate study within a few short months of graduation

Over 96%

of Meredith seniors receive career guidance from professors and advisers


of alumnae would choose Meredith again

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Belle Williams

Fulbright grant recipient Belle Williams, ’19, loved the Spanish language from a very young age, inspiring her to study Spanish and international studies.

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Andressia Ramirez

With drive and persistence Andressia Ramirez, ’19, has used her time at Meredith College to build experiences that will lead to her dream career as an immigration lawyer.

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Caitlyn Grimes

Caitlyn Grimes, '18, has taken advantage of all that Meredith College has to offer, including studying abroad three times, and landing internships that have grown her passion for advocacy work.