Tuition & Fees

$10,627

$22,262

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

43%

57%

male

female

1
16

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,047
Declined + 1,400
Total Received 7,447
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Public

8,453

undergraduate students

948

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Exercise/sport/health Education
  2. Management
  3. Criminal Justice
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Codes

SAT 5565
ACT 4422

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
7%
500-599
31%
400-499
52%
300-399
9%
600-699
5%
500-599
31%
400-499
52%
300-399
12%
600-699
4%
500-599
25%
400-499
53%
300-399
18%
30-36
2%
24-29
17%
18-23
53%
12-17
27%
6-11
1%
30-36
4%
24-29
15%
18-23
43%
12-17
34%
6-11
4%
30-36
1%
24-29
16%
18-23
41%
12-17
41%
6-11
1%
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School Facts

Radford University is a comprehensive public university. Its 204-acre campus is located in Radford, Virginia.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 9,401
Established in 1910
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Radford, VA

204-acre campus in Radford (population: 17,646), 45 miles west of Roanoke; extended campus locations in Abingdon and Roanoke. Air and bus serve Roanoke; train serves Lynchburg (100 miles).

Radford University
801 East Main Street
Radford, VA 24142

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
35%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
96%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
13 fraternities 9% of male students
 
9 sororities 9% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
6%
Top 1/4
22%
Top 1/2
56%
Bottom 1/2
44%
Bottom 1/4
12%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
7%
500-599
31%
400-499
52%
300-399
9%
600-699
5%
500-599
31%
400-499
52%
300-399
12%
600-699
4%
500-599
25%
400-499
53%
300-399
18%
30-36
2%
24-29
17%
18-23
53%
12-17
27%
6-11
1%
30-36
4%
24-29
15%
18-23
43%
12-17
34%
6-11
4%
30-36
1%
24-29
16%
18-23
41%
12-17
41%
6-11
1%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline February 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline December 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Recommended

Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,047
Declined + 1,400
Total Received 7,447

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

James Pennix
Dean of Admissions and Enrollment Management
P: 540 831-5371
F: 540 831-5038
admissions@radford.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $7,407
Room $5,026
Board $4,105
Additional fees $3,220
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $20,958
Average Financial Aid - $10,116
Total with Avg. Aid $10,842

Financial Aid

80%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$10,116

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $12,706,943
State $9,724,319
Institutional $3,991,898
Other external $731,176
Total $27,154,336

Non-need-based

Federal $607,389
State $66,000
Institutional $1,338,364
Other external $347,770
Total $2,359,523

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Big South Conference (Division I)
Mascot
Highlander
School colors
red and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Anthropological Sciences
Art
Athletic Training
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication
Communication Science/Disorders
Communication Sciences/Disorders
Computer Science
Corporate/Professional Communication
Counseling Psychology
Counseling/Human Development
Criminal Justice
Dance
Data/Information Management
Design
Economics
Education
Educational Leadership
English
Exercise/Sport/Health Education
Finance
Fine Art
Foods/Nutrition
Foreign Languages
Geology
Geospatial Science
History
Information Science/Systems
Interdisciplinary Studies
Literacy Education
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Media Studies
Music
Nursing
Nursing Practice
Occupational Therapy
Philosophy/Religious Studies
Physical Therapy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Recreation/Parks/Tourism
School Psychology
Social Sciences
Social Work
Sociology
Special Education
Theatre
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Undergraduate

90%

8,453
students

Female
57%
4,802

Male
43%
3,651

Graduate

10%

948
students

Female
77%
726

Male
23%
222

undergraduateFull-time

95%

8,104
students

Female
57%
4,609

Male
43%
3,495

undergraduatePart-time

5%

349
students

Female
56%
193

Male
44%
156

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
15%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
69%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

76%

Transfer applicants accepted

59%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

45

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Special housing
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 29
Countries most often represented Canada
Germany
Mexico
Saudi Arabia
Spain
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants English lab
Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
540 831-5371
admissions@radford.edu

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