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Tuition & Fees

$12,998

$41,502

not including room and board

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Very Selective

30%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,728
Declined + 20,293
Total Received 29,021
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undergraduateRatios

44%

56%

male

female

1  :  16

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Commerce
  2. Psychology
  3. Biology
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School Facts

The University of Virginia, founded in 1819, is a public university. Programs are offered through the College of Arts and Sciences, Architecture School, Curry School of Education, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Nursing School, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, McIntire School of Commerce, the Colgate Darden School of Business Administration, the School of Law, and the School of Medicine. Its 1,167-acre campus is located in Charlottesville, 70 miles northwest of Richmond, Virginia. The original campus, designed by Thomas Jefferson, is considered a masterpiece of American architecture.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 23,464
Established in 1819
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs)
•  ACSP (Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning)
•  AMA/AAMC/LCME (American Medical Association/Association of American Medical Colleges/Liaison Committee on Medical Education)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  JRCERT (Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council)

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Codes

SAT 5820
ACT 4412

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Public

16,087

undergraduate students

7,377

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
37%
600-699
47%
500-599
14%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
46%
600-699
40%
500-599
12%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
39%
600-699
47%
500-599
12%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
72%
24-29
24%
18-23
4%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
58%
24-29
39%
18-23
3%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
68%
24-29
29%
18-23
3%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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Fun Facts

  • The University of Virginia was founded by our third president, Thomas Jefferson, and built on land purchased by our fifth, James Monroe.

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Charlottesville, VA

1,167-acre campus in Charlottesville (population: 43,956), 70 miles northwest of Richmond. Served by air, bus, and train; air serves Richmond. School operates transportation to off-campus living areas; public transportation serves outlying areas.

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
41%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
31 fraternities 25% of male students
 
16 sororities 28% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
92%
Top 1/4
98%
Top 1/2
99%
Bottom 1/2
1%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
37%
600-699
47%
500-599
14%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
46%
600-699
40%
500-599
12%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
39%
600-699
47%
500-599
12%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
72%
24-29
24%
18-23
4%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
58%
24-29
39%
18-23
3%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
68%
24-29
29%
18-23
3%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $60
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline January 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required/GED accepted
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Recommended
SAT or ACT Required

Very Selective

30%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,728
Declined + 20,293
Total Received 29,021

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Alumni/ae relationship
Class rank
Minority affiliation
Recommendations
Secondary school record
State residency

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Considered

Geographical residence
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Interview
Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Gregory W. Roberts
Dean of Admissions
P: 434 982-3200
F: 434 924-3587
undergradadmission@virginia.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $10,484
Room $5,492
Board $4,560
Additional fees $2,514
Books & supplies $1,260
Total $24,310
Average Financial Aid - $23,789
Total with Avg. Aid $521

Financial Aid

100%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$23,789

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $9,206,898
State $5,788,037
Institutional $51,031,713
Other external $5,657,972
Total $71,684,620

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $19,800
Institutional $3,055,912
Other external $19,472,609
Total $22,548,321

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Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
diving
field hockey
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
wrestling

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Atlantic Coast Conference (Division I, Football I-A)
Mascot
Cavalier
School colors
orange and blue
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Administration/Supervision
Aerospace Engineering
African-American/African Studies
Anthropology
Architectural History
Architecture
Area Studies
Art
Art/Architectural History
Astronomy
Biochemistry/Molecular Genetics
Bioethics
Biological/Physical Sciences
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Biophysics
Business Administration
Cell Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Classics
Clinical Psychology
Clinical Research
Commerce
Communication Disorders
Comparative Literature
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Constructed Environment
Counselor Education
Creative Writing
Curriculum/Instruction
Digital Humanities
Drama
East Asian Studies
Economics
Education
Educational Policy Studies
Educational Psychology
Electrical Engineering
Engineering Physics
Engineering Science
English
English Language/Literature
Environmental Sciences
Experimental Pathology
Foreign Affairs
French
French Language/Literature
German
German Language/Literature
German Languages/Literature
Government
Health Sciences Management
Health/Physical Education
Higher Education
History
History of Art
History of Art/Architecture
Interdisciplinary Major
Interdisciplinary Studies
Italian
Judicial Process
Juridical Science
Kinesiology
Landscape Architecture
Law
Linguistics
Management/Information Technology
Materials Science/Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering
Medicine
Microbiology
Middle Eastern/South Asian Languages and Literatures
Middle Eastern/South Asian Studies
Music
Neuroscience
Nursing
Pharmacology
Philosophy
Physics
Physiology
Psychology
Public Health
Public Policy
Religious Studies
Slavic Languages/Literature
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Statistics
Systems Engineering
Urban/Environmental Planning
Youth/Social Innovation
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Undergraduate

69%

16,087
students

Female
56%
8,945

Male
44%
7,142

Graduate

31%

7,377
students

Female
51%
3,765

Male
49%
3,612

undergraduateFull-time

93%

15,090
students

Female
56%
8,327

Male
44%
6,763

undergraduatePart-time

7%

997
students

Female
62%
618

Male
38%
379

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
11%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Hispanic/Latino
56%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

40%

Transfer applicants accepted

62%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: March 1

Spring: November 1 (College of Arts and Sciences)

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

60

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

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • 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

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 119
Countries most often represented Canada
China
France
India
South Korea
Turkey
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Senem Kudat Ward
Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions
434 982-3200
sdo5s@virginia.edu

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