How much does Virginia Commonwealth University cost?

Virginia Commonwealth University Cost of Attendance
In-state $14,493
Out-of-state $35,834
On-Campus Room and Board $11,506
Off-Campus Room and Board $11,280
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $14,264
$30,000-$48,000 $18,411
$48,000-$75,000 $21,559
$75,000-$110,000 $14,264
Over $110,000 $27,310

Virginia Commonwealth University Financial Aid and Debt

56%

Students paying down their debt

$23,250

Typical Total Student Debt

$240

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 81% $9,790
Federal Grants 32% $5,031
Pell grants 32% $4,534
Other federal grants 6% $1,801
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 50% $5,135
Institutional grants or scholarships 59% $5,286
Student loan aid 57% $7,715
Federal student loans 55% $6,801
Other student loans 10% $14,539

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Virginia Commonwealth University Admissions

What is Virginia Commonwealth University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 86%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 88% of applicants
SAT Reading 550-640
SAT Math 520-620
SAT Writing 480-590
ACT Submissions 18% of applicants
Composite Score 21-28

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Virginia Commonwealth University Campus Life

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

430

Forbes Ranking

44%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

67%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 23663
Living on campus 11%
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
59%
Men
41%

Student Diversity

72%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
46.57%
Black or African American
19.25%
Asian
13.01%
Unknown
11.79%
Hispanic or Latino
9.04%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.21%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.14%

Virginia Commonwealth University Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

44%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$42,200

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Virginia Commonwealth University

Address

910 W Franklin St
Richmond, VA

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Midsize City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify