Virginia Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment

List of Private Colleges by Enrollment

List of Private Colleges by Enrollment

Below is a ranking of the 30 private colleges in Virginia with the largest enrollment of full and part time students. Liberty University tops the list with a population of 79,152 students.

Data is reported for the 2018/19 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Virginia Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment
College Enrollment
L

Lynchburg, VA

79,152
R

Virginia Beach, VA

9,889
H

Hampton, VA

4,321
R

University of Richmond, VA

4,002
S

Winchester, VA

3,817
M

Arlington, VA

3,418
L

Lynchburg, VA

3,081
W

Lexington, VA

2,223
R

Salem, VA

2,014
M

Staunton, VA

1,902
B

Bridgewater, VA

1,857
V

Richmond, VA

1,552
R

Ashland, VA

1,488
E

Harrisonburg, VA

1,444
V

Norfolk, VA

1,437
E

Emory, VA

1,246
B

Bluefield, VA

1,156
J

Roanoke, VA

1,128
F

Ferrum, VA

1,124
H

Hampden-Sydney, VA

1,072