Winthrop University: About Winthrop University

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Winthrop at a Glance

Founded
1886

Institution Type
Public, Comprehensive, Co-ed

Address
701 Oakland Avenue
Rock Hill, South Carolina, USA

Phone
803/323-2211  |  800/323-???? (toll-free)

Degree Levels
Bachelor's, Master's, Specialist 

President
Dr. George Hynd (Interim)

School Colors
Garnet and Gold

Athletic Team
Winthrop Eagles (NCAA Div. I)  

Mascot
Big Stuff

Alma Mater
"Winthrop Ever Stand"

Enrollment: 
Undergraduate - 4,406  | Graduate - 1,170

Fall 2020

 

About Winthrop University

Winthrop is a public, comprehensive university offering bachelor's, master's and specialist degrees through both on-campus and online programs.  Our historic and scenic campus is located in Rock Hill, SC, just 20 minutes south of Charlotte, NC. 

SC-Winthrop MapNationally recognized for dedication to excellence in higher education, Winthrop's mission ensures an educational experience that blends liberal arts, professional programs, global awareness and civic engagement.  Winthrop's rich history and legacy of national caliber academics, championship athletics, and student-centered achievements create a campus community that is known for its diversity, excellence, and family atmosphere.

 

We are a family.

At Winthrop, you aren't just a number.  Our size allows us to offer an exceptional educational experience within a environment where your peers and faculty and staff know you personally and support you in your time here and beyond. 

Last Updated: 5/6/22