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Norfolk State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,964 Students

90% Admitted

  • 5,303 full time
  • 1,458 part time
  • 2,021 men full time
  • 3,485 women full time
  • 4,125 applied
  • 2,692 admitted
  • 924 enrolled

4,687 Undergraduates

$5,318 Tuition/Year

  • 833 Graduates
  • 56 Non-Degree
  • $5,318 in state
  • $3,420 fees
  • $10,360 room & board
  • $1,901 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southeast Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Historically Black College or University: HBCU
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Spartans
School Colors: Green and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Caroline from Birmingham, AL
  • 0
  • norfolk is much to expensive for the education and accomodations for out-of-state students. they generally cater to their va students, like most states, but they let it be known they…

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  • Sharice from Hampton, VA
  • 0
  • This school is absolutely amazing! Not only are you able to branch out and learn so many things, but you also get to meet new people and make new friends.…

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  • NotSoStarvingStudent
  • 0
  • Norfolk State University is low cost and has numerous programs to help students. It is located in a ghetto neighborhood but once you get on campus, you will be fine.…

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Norfolk State University
  • Located in Norfolk, VA
  • Public
  • 6,964 students enrolled
  • 90% admitted
  • $5,318 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Roneisha from Richmond, VA
  • I am a current student here

    I enjoy picking my schedule to suite my style at NSU. I also enjoy the school surroundings and local malls for shopping and hanging out with friends.

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  • 5
  • Janice from capitol heights, MD
  • I am a current student here

    I love all my fellow SPARTANS, especially the band and the Spartan Cavalry members they are so full of life and have such school spirit there is not an event that I have been to where the people were just standing around everybody has energy and are always hype.

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  • 4
  • Brandon from Chesapeake, VA
  • I am a current student here

    I really enjoyed staying on campus at Norfolk State University. Norfolk State was not a huge school but it was not a small school which fit my preference perfectly. The classes were not packed and you have the opportunity to develop a relationship with professors and get noticed on campus.

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