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Radford University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

9,798 Students

74% Admitted

  • 9,418 full time
  • 717 part time
  • 3,869 men full time
  • 5,212 women full time
  • 7,850 applied
  • 6,274 admitted
  • 2,025 enrolled

8,418 Undergraduates

$6,991 Tuition/Year

  • 913 Graduates
  • 81 Non-Degree
  • $6,991 in state
  • $3,090 fees
  • $8,778 room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southeast Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - other
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Highlander
School Colors: Red and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Kaleice from Radford, VA
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  • I enjoy the education environment here at Radford University, because I am able to connect with my professors on a personal level outside of the class room. I find it…

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  • Adam from Alexandria, VA
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  • Beautiful campus but lacks a lot of school spirit. Education is fine but can be a bit meaningless as some classes are just fillers that you have to take (Art…

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  • Lindsay from Radford, VA
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  • Radford is a diverse campus with numerous opportunities for each student. The campus is large enough to give the full college experience, but it is small enough to where it…

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Mission Statement

Nestled in the New River Valley of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Radford, Va., Radford University is student-centered and focused on providing outstanding academic programs for its more than 9,000 students. Well known for its strong faculty/student bonds, innovative use of technology in the learning environment and vibrant student life on a beautiful campus, Radford University offers many opportunities to get involved and succeed in and out of the classroom.

Radford University welcomes students from the Commonwealth of Virginia, across the country and around the world. Here, you will find inspiration in the surroundings – the manicured green lawns on campus, the steady roll of the New River, the wonders along the Blue Ridge Parkway, the stately university buildings and a quaint downtown. Radford’s 153 undergraduate and graduate programs offer every student the opportunity to discover new talents, develop leadership skills and experience personal growth.

Radford University
  • Located in Radford, VA
  • Public
  • 9,798 students enrolled
  • 74% admitted
  • $6,991 annual cost to attend


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

    I was the student that said I would never go to a school like Radford, but as soon as I stepped foot on campus I knew it was the place I really wanted to call home for the next four years.

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  • 5
  • Courtney from Lancaster, VA
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    There are so many clubs, organizations, and things to do around the campus year-round. Also, you're about 20 minutes away from the mall and movies and all. If you say there's nothing to do here, then you obviously have been in your dorm all year!

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