Established in 1842, Hollins University offers educational opportunities at graduate and undergraduate levels for women. The university s spread across an area of more than 470 acres. It enrolls over 800 students. Hollins University conducts classes in the areas of chemistry, biology, economics, film, history, French, English and philosophy. The university provides instruction in mathematics, music, political science, psychology, physics, sociology and theater. It additionally maintains a work force of nearly 105 part- and full-time faculties. Hollins University offers several athletic opportunities, such as basketball, golf, lacrosse, riding, soccer, hockey, swimming and tennis. The university has approximately 35 clubs and organizations. It has campuses in Virginia, as well as Paris and the United Kingdom. Hollins University operates a library.