University of Richmond

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

28 Westhampton Way

University of Richmond, VA 23173

(804) 289-8640

(800) 700-1662

Fax: (804) 287-6003



Contact: Pamela Spence

Dean of Admissions
Main Address

28 Westhampton Way

University of Richmond, VA 23173

(804) 289-8000

www.richmond.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,795

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 738

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,689

Graduate enrollment: 168

Setting

Suburban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 32%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 91%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African Studies B
American Studies B
Asian Studies B
European Studies B
German Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Molecular Biochemistry B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Human Resources Management A,B
Organizational Behavior Studies B,C

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems A,C
Information Technology B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Greek, Ancient B
Latin B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Ancient Studies/Civilization B
Cognitive Science B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,B,C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
International Economics B
International Relations B
Mathematical 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.

University of Richmond Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(804) 289-8000
Website:www.richmond.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:admissions.richmond.edu/process/index.html
Address:28 Westhampton Way, University of Richmond, VA 23173
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,131
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):85%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,048 (98% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$49,420
Out-of-state Tuition:$49,420
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:63%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$38,849

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

University of Richmond Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Richmond.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies12
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services242
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services13
Education22
English Language and Literature/Letters21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities121
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies3
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions111
Social Sciences8
Visual and Performing Arts6
Grand total71598

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Richmond 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$49,420
Out-of-state$49,420
Books and supplies$1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$23,880
Out-of-state$23,880

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid50963%
Grant or scholarship aid46157%$38,849
Student loan aid29837%$7,159

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,35271%$31,038
Federal student loans1,29139%$6,465

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of Richmond. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of Richmond students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants10,4224,3716,051
Percent admitted100%36%30%
Percent admitted who enrolled8%9%7%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

University of Richmond Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,131
Undergraduate enrollment3,326
Graduate enrollment805

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

University of Richmond Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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