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84%

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required of applicants whose native language is one other than English
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$65
Undergrad Application Fee
$65
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
821 W. Franklin Street, Box 842526 Richmond, VA 23284-2526
Phone: (804) 828-1222
Admissions Phone: (800) 841-3638
General Site: www.vcu.edu/
Admissions: http://admissions.vcu.edu/
Application: http://www.ugrad.vcu.edu/index.html
Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Located in Richmond, VA
  • Public
  • 31,231 students enrolled
  • 84% admitted
  • $10,846 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Ciara from Woodbridge, VA
  • I am a current student here

    Time management is one of the most important tips any one can give you, You can be the smartest person on earth but if your time management is skewed then it will be a harder transition than it has to be.

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  • Sophia from Alexandria, VA
  • I am a current student here

    Ask for help when needed! There are tutors available for classes/courses, your teacher/TA, fellow students, even your RA. Definitely try to make friends and try not to stay cooped up in your room but also remember to be safe. Make a well managed schedule, so that you meet all your needs without having to rush or miss out on things.

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  • Anna from Virginia Beach, VA
  • I am a current student here

    Iâ??ve had mostly positive experiences with all of the faculty members with whom I have interacted, but Iâ??ve definitely learned that I need to be my own advocate for my success. As with any other school, you get what you put into it. VCU seems to try to work towards bettering its diverse environment, but the students definitely must hold the school accountable regarding their dedication to diversity agenda.

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  • I am a current student here

    - Get involved on campus. - As mentioned above, VCU is located in the middle of the city. Figure out how you feel about this. Some like it and some don't. - Explore the campus. - Do your research. See if VCU is right for you by researching majors, programs, and opportunities that are offered.

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  • Muskan from Herndon, VA
  • I am a current student here

    Do not be afraid to put yourself out there. Join clubs, attend meetings. Making connection is very important and VCU gives a lot of opportunities to do so.

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