Private 4 Year

Randolph College

Lynchburg, Virginia

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Randolph College overview
Location Lynchburg, Virginia
Online randolphcollege.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Randolph College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Randolph College, located in Lynchburg, Virginia, is a private liberal arts institution known for its strong emphasis on the liberal arts and sciences. Founded in 1891 as Randolph-Macon Woman's College, it became coeducational in 2007 and was subsequently renamed. The college boasts a picturesque campus characterized by its historic and classical architecture. Positioned in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the campus provides a tranquil environment within the vibrant city of Lynchburg, which is roughly 180 miles southwest of Washington, D.C. Randolph offers a range of undergraduate majors, with biology, psychology, and sport and exercise studies being among the more popular choices. The application process is moderately selective, aiming to recruit students who demonstrate a strong academic foundation and potential. While the college does not have a significant profile in intercollegiate athletics, it focuses on balancing academic rigor with a varied co-curricular life. Housing is available on campus, encouraging a fully immersive educational experience.

In the most recent statistical year 1,602 prospective students applied, and 1,522 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 147 enrolled in the school.  532 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 21 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $27,270 plus fees of $660.












Randolph is rated within the top 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards

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SAT 930/1140
ACT 22/30
GPA 3.35

Applications Accepted

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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Randolph College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,280
Other Fees$660
Room and Board $11,430
Budget for Other Expenses$3,082
Total One Year Cost$43,722

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$43,200 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

63% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Randolph College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 24%
History 10%
Biology 9%
English and Literature 8%
Mathematics 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=233301 IPEDS survey data for Randolph College.

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