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Rollins College is a private institution that was founded in 1885. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,948, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 80 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Rollins College's ranking in the 2017 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities South, 2. Its tuition and fees are $46,520 (2016-17).
Rollins College is located in Winter Park, Florida, a few minutes from downtown Orlando. There are more than 100 student clubs and organizations on campus, including a wakeboarding club and a ballroom dancing club. The Tars, Rollins' athletic teams, compete in the NCAA Division II Sunshine State Conference. The school even fields a varsity waterskiing team. Greek life on campus comprises about 10 fraternities and sororities. The majority of students live on campus in one of the residence halls or apartment complexes. Fox Day – a popular campus tradition – occurs on a randomly chosen day in the spring when the college president places a statue of the Rollins fox on Mills Lawn, indicating that all classes have been canceled for the day.
Undergraduates at Rollins can choose from about 30 majors, ranging from Latin American and Caribbean studies to computer science to theatre arts. In addition to its undergraduate programs, Rollins offers an MBA program through the Crummer Graduate School of Business. Other master's programs offered include teaching, human resources and liberal studies. The "Walk of Fame" at Rollins is lined with stones from the homes of legendary historical figures: Maya Angelou, Confucius and Martin Luther King Jr., to name a few.