Davidson's Curriculum Challenges and Informs

Small classes enable our renowned faculty to collaborate with students, engaging them directly in original research and creative work across the arts, sciences, social sciences and humanities. In the classroom and beyond, Davidson cultivates students' compassion, creativity, resilience and moral courage. 

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Test-Optional Three-Year Pilot at Davidson College

Beginning March 30, Davidson College’s admission process will be test-optional, giving students the option of including your scores from the SAT or ACT, if you choose. This is a three-year pilot program that will begin with students who apply for the Class of 2025.

Test-Optional Policy

Admission & Financial Aid

Mailing Address

Box 7156 - Admission
Box 7157 - Financial Aid
Davidson, NC 28035

Shipping Address

209 Ridge Road Davidson, NC 28035