Overview

Next statements evaluate University of Richmond by comparing key academic facts to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.
  • It has very expensive tuition & fees of $58,570.
  • The acceptance rate (29%) is lower (difficult to get in).
  • The SAT & ACT scores (1,370 SAT, 32 ACT) is extremely competitive scores.
  • It has relatively large number of students of 4,056.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (81 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees of UR are $58,570 and it is very expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond $58,570

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $26,737

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia $27,040

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2022 graduate tuition & fees of UR are $25,620 and it is expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond $25,620

All U.S. Colleges $18,842

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $18,688

4-Years Colleges $18,848

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia $15,737

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of UR is 29% and it is lower (difficult to get in) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 29%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 66%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 68%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of UR is 22% and the yield is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 22%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 35%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 23%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at UR is 1,370 and it is extremely competitive scores compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 1,370

All U.S. Colleges 1,123

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 1,132

4-Years Colleges 1,124

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 1,095

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at UR is 32 and it is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 32

All U.S. Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 69

4-Years Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 66

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at UR is 88% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 88%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 56%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 54%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at UR is 9% and it is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 9%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 25%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 29%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at UR is 93% and it is extremely higher (most students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 93%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 75%

Student Population

The total student population at UR is 4,056 and its population relatively large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 4,056

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 2,477

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 3,418

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at UR is $36,824 which is 62.87% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond $36,824

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $16,488

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia $18,604

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at UR is 8 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (smaller size classes) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 8 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 12 to 1

Number of Programs

UR offers 81 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia.

University of Richmond 81

All U.S. Colleges 37

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 45

4-Years Colleges 58

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Virginia 38