Virginia Union University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1500 North Lombardy Street

Richmond, VA 23220

(804) 342-3570

(800) 368-3227

Fax: (804) 342-3511



Contact: Delores Scott

Vice President of Student Affairs
Main Address

1500 North Lombardy Street

Richmond, VA 23220

(804) 257-5600

www.vuu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,073

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 354

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,073

Graduate enrollment: 26

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

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

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 70%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 52%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B
Music Theory/Composition B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Management Information Systems B
Sales and Distribution B

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

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.

Virginia Union University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(804) 257-5600
Website:www.vuu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:my.vuu.edu/ICS/Admissions/Undergraduate_Admissions.jnz?portlet=Apply_Online_2.0
Address:1500 N Lombardy St, Richmond, VA 23220
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,815
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):34%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,815 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$17,034
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,034
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$9,587

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Virginia Union University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Virginia Union University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education3
English Language and Literature/Letters1
History1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total221

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Virginia Union University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Virginia Union University 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$17,034
Out-of-state$17,034
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$14,450
Out-of-state$14,450

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid45199%
Grant or scholarship aid43896%$9,587
Student loan aid30667%$6,914

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,25383%$9,827
Federal student loans1,18078%$7,280

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants6,0263,6182,408
Percent admitted100%26%63%
Percent admitted who enrolled6%4%9%

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

Virginia Union University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,815
Undergraduate enrollment1,393
Graduate enrollment422

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

Virginia Union University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
    • Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology

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