|University Motto||Alenda Lux Ubi Orta Libertas (Latin) / Let Learning Be Cherished Where Liberty Has Arisen (English)|
|Year of establishment||1837|
|Address||Davidson, North Carolina 28035|
|City||Davidson, North Carolina|
Davidson College is a private liberal arts college in Davidson, North Carolina.
Students may choose from 29 majors and 40 minors, as well as other interdisciplinary studies.
The 2020 annual ranking by U.S. News & World Report rates Davidson College as tied for the 17th best among "National Liberal Arts Colleges" in America, 2nd in "Best Undergraduate Teaching" and 18th for "Best Value".
Davidson's primary purpose is to help students develop humane instincts and disciplined, creative minds for lives of leadership and service in an interconnected and rapidly changing world.
Davidson's Statement of Purpose drives everything it does. At Davidson, education fosters humane instincts and disciplined and creative minds. Students are encouraged to flourish in a distinctively supportive community, where peers and mentors act with integrity and practice academic rigor. At Davidson, education should not be tethered to economic circumstance.
The Davidson College is a Public university located in Davidson.
The Davidson College was founded in 1837.
The current president of Davidson College is Carol Quillen.