University of Virginia’s College at Wise

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General Information

Admission Office

1 College Avenue

Wise, VA 24293-4412

(276) 328-0102

(888) 282-9324

Fax: (276) 328-0251



Contact: Russell Necessary

Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management
Main Address

One College Avenue

Wise, VA 24293-4412

(276) 328-0100

www.uvawise.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,964

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 427

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,612

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 76%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 65%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Management Information Systems B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Engineering Technologies

Computer Software B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

The University of Virginia's College at Wise Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (276) 328-0100
Website: https://www.uvawise.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.uvawise.edu/admissions/apply-now/
Address: 1 College Avenue, Wise, VA 24293-4400
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,065
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 41%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,245 (60% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $10,119
Out-of-state Tuition: $27,846
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 86%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $12,451

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

The University of Virginia's College at Wise Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at The University of Virginia's College at Wise.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Engineering 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Social Sciences 1
Grand total 11

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at The University of Virginia's College at Wise and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $10,119
Out-of-state $27,846
Books and supplies $1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 220 86%
Grant or scholarship aid 216 85% $12,451
Student loan aid 117 46% $5,324

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,200 57% $10,672
Federal student loans 1,535 73% $2,709

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for The University of Virginia's College at Wise. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled The University of Virginia's College at Wise students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 828 390 438
Percent admitted 100% 77% 77%
Percent admitted who enrolled 37% 38% 37%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

The University of Virginia's College at Wise Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 2,065
Undergraduate enrollment 2,065
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

The University of Virginia's College at Wise Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
    • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs

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