Virginia Wesleyan College Women's Field Hockey

Summary

  • Top 46% for retention in women's field hockey in Division III
  • Top 13% tallest forwards in women's field hockey in Division III
  • Top 60% for spending per athlete in women's field hockey in Division III
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Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Old Dominion Athletic Conf.
Overall Retention:
82%
In-State Athletes:
60%
Average Height:
5'4"
Midfielders
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Forwards
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Backfielders
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Goalkeepers
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Freshman

Meet Hilary

Counseling Associate

Hilary Gehman spent 15 years coaching at the collegiate level, working first in a club program, then assistant coach for two separate DI programs, before seven years as the Staley head coach of women’s rowing at Cornell University. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2015. An accomplished athlete, Hilary is also a two-time Olympian and six-time National Team member.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
1,441
Tuition:
$47,818
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$24,565
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Less Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
47%
Transfer Out Rate:
44%
% Students on Campus:
57%
% Students from out of State:
23%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
22
SAT Midpoint:
985
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Moderate
Top 3 Majors:
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
Women's Studies 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 26
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General 46
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 18
Education
Education, General 20
Elementary Education and Teaching 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 0
Special Education and Teaching, General 0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 0
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 10
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 0
French Language and Literature 0
German Language and Literature 3
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Latin Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 3
History
History, General 11
History, Other 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 39
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 8
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences 6
Mathematics and Computer Science 7
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 11
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 20
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 4
Religion/Religious Studies 4
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 24
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 3
Social Sciences
International Relations and Affairs 13
Political Science and Government, General 6
Social Sciences, General 8
Social Sciences, Other 0
Sociology 2
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General 11
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 1
Music, General 2
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 0

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