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University of Richmond

University of Richmond, Virginia

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Student Population
University of Richmond overview
Location University of Richmond, Virginia
Online richmond.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
University of Richmond overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in University of Richmond, Virginia, University of Richmond is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 12,060 prospective students applied, and 3,727 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 811 enrolled in the school.  3,604 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 452 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $56,860 plus fees of $0. University of Richmond is ranked 39 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1280/1460
ACT 30/33
Weighted GPA 3.67
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2023
Applicant Competition High
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Richmond
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $13,430
Budget for Other Expenses$1,060
Total One Year Cost$72,450

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$73,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
83% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Richmond students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 30%
Social Sciences 17%
English and Literature 7%
Foreign Languages 5%
Biology 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=233374 IPEDS survey data for University of Richmond.

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