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University of Richmond Stats, Info and Facts

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4,405 Students

33% Admitted

  • 4,023 full time
  • 734 part time
  • 1,706 men full time
  • 1,965 women full time
  • 10,232 applied
  • 3,101 admitted
  • 781 enrolled

3,265 Undergraduates

$49,420 Tuition/Year

  • 948 Graduates
  • 165 Non-Degree
  • $49,420 in state
  • N/A fees
  • $12,250 room & board
  • $1,100 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctorate
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Spider
School Colors: Navy blue, red, and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Michael from Massapequa, NY
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  • There are too many resources available to count. Classes are small, but you get the personal attention you wouldn't at other schools. The University cares what you think and you…

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  • Kylie from Perkasie, PA
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  • The University of Richmond has a large suburban campus right in the middle of the active and corky city of Richmond. The classes are small, engaging, and fun! The social…

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  • Clara from Richmond, VA
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  • UR has a place for everyone, but its largest populations are involved with sports teams and Greek life. Most of my peers work hard to make good grades, and the…

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  • Anonymous from Raleigh, NC
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  • Inclusive: after finding my niche of friends in my living learning community and program, I really felt like UR was my home because of how friendly everyone was. Rewarding: only here…

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  • Brooke from Dover, DE
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  • University of Richmond is by far, the best school I have visited so far in my college search. The campus is beautiful, the people are friendly, and the academic opportunities…

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Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Richmond is to sustain a collaborative learning and research community that supports the personal development of its members and the creation of new knowledge. A Richmond education prepares students to live lives of purpose, thoughtful inquiry, and responsible leadership in a global and pluralistic society.

Approved March 15, 2005 by the Board of Trustees

University of Richmond
  • Located in University of Richmond, VA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 4,405 students enrolled
  • 33% admitted
  • $49,420 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Taylor from Midlothian, VA
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is absolutely beautiful. Also, the buildings are just so classically built. Lost of trees and foliage. The people all seem very friendly and there is so much going on to get involved in.

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  • 3
  • Alexis from Wexford, PA
  • I am a current student here

    The opportunities to get involved in organizations are immense, especially student government because we have separate coordinate colleges for males and females and thus separate student governments. However, it is a pretty small school and can start to feel like high school with all of the gossip. Also, a car is a must if you want to get out of the UR bubble.

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  • 5
  • Lauren from Midlothian, VA
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    UR is only a few minutes from downtown Richmond which provides a wide-range of community activities and fun. There is always something going on whether it be a club, sporting event, or Richmond outing. The campus is beautiful, and the students are really friendly.

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  • 5
  • Valerie from Westerville, OH
  • I am a current student here

    Campus is beautiful, I made friends in my hall, food is good at the dining hall, I am involved in organizations already! Everything is pretty good!

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