University of Richmond

Mission StatementThe mission of the University of Richmond is to sustain a collaborative learning and research...
The mission of the University of Richmond is to sustain a collaborative learning and research community that supports the personal development of its members and the creation of new knowledge. A Richmond education prepares students to live lives of purpose, thoughtful inquiry, and responsible leadership in a global and pluralistic society.

Quick Facts

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Top Ranked
  • Location: University of Richmond, VA
  • Student Body: 4,023
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Private
  • Campus Type: Urban
  • Web Site: www.richmond.edu
  • Acceptance Rate: 32.97%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 32.97%
  • Application Deadline: January 15, 2019
  • International Students: Unreported
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • Tuition: $50,910
  • Grad Tuition: $24,480
  • Room and Board: $11,820
  • Books and Supplies: $1,100
  • Other Fees: $0
  • Average Net Price: $24,575
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 801
  • Men / Women Ratio: 373 / 428
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 630 - 710
  • Median SAT Math Range: 640 - 750
  • Median ACT Range: 29 - 29
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7.5
  • % of International Students: Unreported
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: n/a
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business: 37%
  • Social Sciences: 11%
  • Biological: 8%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 7%
  • Psychology: 4%

Academic Programs

University of Richmond offers 67 Total Programs in Certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Certificate ProgramsUniversity of Richmond offers 8 Certificate Programs
Business
  • Human Resources Management, Personnel Administration, General Campus
  • Non-Profit, Public, Organizational Management Campus
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Campus
  • Information Science, Studies Campus
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Campus
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Campus
Legal Studies
  • Legal Assistant, Paralegal Campus
Public Admin
  • Human Services, General Campus
Associate's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Richmond offers 1 Associate's Degree Programs
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, Liberal Studies Campus
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Richmond offers 61 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological
  • Biology, Biological Sciences, General Campus
  • Molecular Biochemistry Campus
Business
  • Accounting Campus
  • Business Administration and Management, General Campus
  • Human Resources Management, Personnel Administration, General Campus
  • Organizational Behavior Studies Campus
Communication
  • Journalism Campus
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Campus
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Campus
  • Information Science, Studies Campus
  • Information Technology Campus
English Literature
  • English Language and Literature, General Campus
  • Rhetoric and Composition Campus
Ethnic
  • African Studies Campus
  • American, United States Studies, Civilization Campus
  • Area Studies, Other Campus
  • Asian Studies, Civilization Campus
  • Chinese Studies Campus
  • European Studies, Civilization Campus
  • German Studies Campus
  • Italian Studies Campus
  • Latin American Studies Campus
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies Campus
  • Russian Studies Campus
  • Women's Studies Campus
Foreign Language
  • Ancient, Classical Greek Language and Literature Campus
  • French Language and Literature Campus
  • Latin Language and Literature Campus
  • Spanish Language and Literature Campus
Health Professions
  • Bioethics, Medical Ethics Campus
History
  • History, General Campus
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Ancient Studies, Civilization Campus
  • Cognitive Science Campus
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Campus
Legal Studies
  • Legal Assistant, Paralegal Campus
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Humanities, Humanistic Studies Campus
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, Liberal Studies Campus
Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mathematics, General Campus
Natural Resources
  • Environmental Studies Campus
Philosophy
  • Philosophy Campus
  • Religion, Religious Studies Campus
Physical Sciences
  • Chemistry, General Campus
  • Physics, General Campus
Protective Services
  • Criminal Justice, Safety Studies Campus
Psychology
  • Psychology, General Campus
Public Admin
  • Human Services, General Campus
Social Sciences
  • Anthropology Campus
  • Development Economics and International Development Campus
  • Econometrics and Quantitative Economics Campus
  • Economics, General Campus
  • Geography Campus
  • International Economics Campus
  • International Relations and Affairs Campus
  • Political Science and Government, General Campus
  • Sociology Campus
Visual and Performing Arts
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation Campus
  • Dance, General Campus
  • Drama and Dramatics, Theatre Arts, General Campus
  • Film, Cinema, Video Studies Campus
  • Fine, Studio Arts, General Campus
  • Music, General Campus
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Richmond offers 9 Master's Degree Programs
Business
  • Business Administration and Management, General Campus
  • Human Resources Management, Personnel Administration, General Campus
  • Non-Profit, Public, Organizational Management Campus
Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction Campus
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Campus
English Literature
  • English Language and Literature, General Campus
Legal Studies
  • Programs For Foreign Lawyers Campus
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, Liberal Studies Campus
Public Admin
  • Human Services, General Campus
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of Richmond offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Legal Studies
  • Law Campus

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 88%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 88%
  • 1st Year Retention: 93%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $59,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 4,023
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 59%
  • Non-resident, alien: 10%
  • Black Students: 8%
  • Hispanic Students: 7%
  • Asian Students: 7%
  • Unknown: 5%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

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J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
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