Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA

Questions and Answers

Asia B.
24 days ago
What is the cost range for the different housing that is available to Virginia Commonwealth University freshmen?
Nishaanth M.
30 days ago
When does Virginia Commonwealth University send out the financial aid packets?
Yuna H.
1 month ago
How are roommates selected for first year students at Virginia Commonwealth University?
Jessica R.
1 month ago
What GPA do I need to transfer to Virginia Commonwealth University?
Biplata T.
1 month ago
Are Virginia Commonwealth University applicants automatically considered for your scholarships?
Jade S.
1 month ago
What merit based scholarships does Virginia Commonwealth University offer?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Least Selective (86% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

48% White
17% Black
13% Asian
8% Hispanic
6% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer80k
Mechanical Engineer70k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)69k
Operations Manager67k
Brand Strategist66k
Marketing Manager59k
Graphic Designer49k
Based on 19,285 student responses
50.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
87.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
53%in High-Meaning careers
18%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$35,904 / year
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