Tuition & Fees

$17,350

$48,891

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
47%
600-699
46%
500-599
6%
400-499
1%
700-800
45%
600-699
44%
500-599
10%
400-499
1%
700-800
38%
600-699
44%
500-599
16%
400-499
2%
30-36
78%
24-29
18%
18-23
4%
30-36
60%
24-29
36%
18-23
3%
12-17
1%
30-36
75%
24-29
21%
18-23
4%
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undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

1

teacher

15

students

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Very Selective

27%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,058
Declined + 26,721
Total Received 36,779
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Public

16,655

undergraduate students

7,705

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Economics
  2. Commerce
  3. Biology
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Codes

SAT 5820
ACT 4412

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  • 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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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 24,360
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.)
•  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)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  PAB (Planning Accreditation Board)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council)

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Charlottesville, VA

1,167-acre campus in Charlottesville (population: 46,597), 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
190 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4160

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
39%
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 24% of male students
 
16 sororities 28% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
88%
Top 1/4
98%
Top 1/2
100%
Bottom 1/2
0%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
47%
600-699
46%
500-599
6%
400-499
1%
700-800
45%
600-699
44%
500-599
10%
400-499
1%
700-800
38%
600-699
44%
500-599
16%
400-499
2%
30-36
78%
24-29
18%
18-23
4%
30-36
60%
24-29
36%
18-23
3%
12-17
1%
30-36
75%
24-29
21%
18-23
4%

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)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Very Selective

27%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,058
Declined + 26,721
Total Received 36,779

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Recommendations
Secondary school record
State residency

Important

Essay
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
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: 434 924-7674
undergradadmission@virginia.edu

Financial Aid

100%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$27,870

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $14,505
Room $6,490
Board $5,100
Additional fees $2,845
Books & supplies $1,350
Total $30,290
Average Financial Aid - $27,870
Total with Avg. Aid $2,420

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $11,866,026
State $6,625,429
Institutional $75,353,467
Other external $6,409,878
Total $100,254,800

Non-need-based

Federal $2,957,125
State $38,746
Institutional $5,288,340
Other external $16,557,412
Total $24,841,623
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

Financial Aid Office

P: 434 982-6000
F: 434 982-5222
faid@virginia.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Scott Miller
Director of Financial Aid
smiller@virginia.edu

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Varsity Sports

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

Club Sports - Men's

Aikido, Alpine Skiing, Archery, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cricket, Cycling, Diving, Dodgeball, Fencing, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Judo, Karate, Kickboxing, Lacrosse, Pistol, Rifle, Rowing, Rugby, Running, Sailing, Soccer, Snowboarding, Swimming, Squash, Table Tennis, Tae Kwon Do, Tennis, Triathlon, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo

Club Sports - Women's

Alpine Skiing, Archery, Badminton, Ballroom Dance, Basketball, Belly Dance, Diving, Break Dance, Cheerleading, Dodgeball, Cricket, Cycling, Fencing, Field Hockey, Foosball, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Judo, Karate, Kickboxing, Judo, Lacrosse, Pistol, Rifle, Rowing, Rugby, Running, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Snowboarding, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tae Kwon Do, Tennis, Triathlon, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Bench Press, Flag Football, Floor Hockey, Free-Throw Shooting, Inner-Tube Water Polo, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Wrestling

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Athletic Directors

Carla Williams (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Jane Miller (women's)
Senior Associate Athletics Director For Programs
email

Athletic Facts

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

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
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
Data Science
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
European Studies
Experimental Pathology
Foreign Affairs
French Language/Literature
German Language/Literature
German Languages/Literature
Global Commerce
Government
Health Sciences Management
Higher Education
History
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 Studies
Music
Neuroscience
Nursing
Nursing Practice
Pharmacology
Philosophy
Physics
Physiology
Psychology
Public Health
Public Policy
Public Policy/Leadership
Religious Studies
Slavic Languages/Literature
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Statistics
Systems Engineering
Urban/Environmental Planning
Youth/Social Innovation
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Economics
  2. Commerce
  3. Biology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Engineering
  • Health Professions

24,360

total students

70%

in-state

30%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

68%

16,655
students

Female
55%
9,114

Male
45%
7,541

32%

7,705
students

Female
52%
4,015

Male
48%
3,690

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

94%

15,774
students

Female
55%
8,521

Male
45%
7,253

6%

881
students

Female
68%
593

Male
32%
288

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Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
14%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
56%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
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

39%

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 Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: March 1

Spring: November 1 (Coll 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

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
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 122
Countries most often represented Canada
China
France
India
South Korea
The United Kingdom
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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