Virginia Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 39 public colleges in Virginia with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. University of Virginia Main Campus leads the list by accepting 26% of high school students that applied.

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

List of Virginia Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
College Acceptance Rate
V

Charlottesville, VA

26%
W

Williamsburg, VA

37%
V

Lexington, VA

51%
R

Petersburg, VA

58%
V

Blacksburg, VA

65%
C

Newport News, VA

68%
J

Harrisonburg, VA

71%
M

Fredericksburg, VA

72%
R

Radford, VA

75%
V

Wise, VA

77%
G

Fairfax, VA

81%
V

Richmond, VA

86%
O

Norfolk, VA

87%
L

Farmville, VA

89%
N

Norfolk, VA

90%
V

Petersburg, VA

91%
B

Weyers Cave, VA

100%
C

Lynchburg, VA

100%
D

Clifton Forge, VA

100%
D

Danville, VA

100%