|James Madison University||Virginia Commonwealth University||College 3||College 4|
|Location||Harrisonburg, VA||Richmond, VA|
|Setting||Small City||Midsize City|
|Type||Public 4 Year||Public 4 Year|
|Tuition (In State)||$7,250||$12,094|
|Tuition (Out of State)||$23,064||$32,742|
|Room & Board||$10,512||$11,506|
|Avg Net Price||$16,154||$20,741|
|Avg Grant Aid||$8,556||$9,187|
|% Receiving Grant Aid||28%||68%|
Admission and Academics
|Avg High School GPA||3.57||3.58|
|Application Deadline||Jan 15, 2020||Jan 15, 2020|
|Median Earnings (After 10 years)||$60,300||$47,500|
|Making Student Loan Payments||83%||56%|
|Median Student Loan Debt||$20,899||$23,250|
|Median Loan Payment||$216||$240|
Which college is more expensive, JMU or VCU?
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