Beyond the Classroom

Short Term in St. John

January Term

Hollins provides a monthlong semester between fall and spring for you to pursue your own interests. Take part in an internship, study abroad mission, or take a monthlong seminar.

Explore Your Options

Internships

Over two-thirds of our students take part in an internship. Not only will you gain experience for after college, but your resume will rise above the pile.

Prepare Yourself for the Future

Hollins Abroad-London

study abroad

We offer our own signature programs in Paris and London. We also participate in over a dozen affiliated programs and partner with the prestigious School for Field Studies.

See the World

undergraduate research

We celebrate your knowledge by giving science and mathematics majors the opportunity to present it and work alongside faculty. Plus, you might even receive additional funding from the university for your projects.

Get Noticed

Louis D. Rubin Jr. Writer-in-residence

Each year, a prestigious author comes to Hollins to conduct workshops, seminars, and provide feedback for aspiring writers.

Collaborate with Some of the Best

Bulawsky

frances Niederer Artist-In-Residence

Nationally recognized artists work at Hollins in a campus studio, conduct art seminars, and provide a cultural role to the campus and the greater Roanoke, Virginia community.

Experienced Visionaries

Honors seminar Program

The program provides more resources for students to conduct their own unique research.

Added Experience and Distinction