Virginia State University

Petersburg, VA
4-year
Medium
Suburban
HBCU

Questions and Answers

Jordynn L.
19 days ago
What is the average test scores and GPA of admitted students for Virginia State University?
shaniece g.
1 month ago
Is Virginia State University test-optional?
Virginia State University
Hello and thank you for your question. VSU is a test- optional institution.
shaniece g.
1 month ago
Does Virginia State University have culinary program?
Virginia State University
Hello and thank you for your question. Please utilize this link to access a list of all VSU's colleges and academic programs. https://www.vsu.edu/academics/colleges-and-programs/index.php
shaniece g.
1 month ago
Is there an application fee to apply to Virginia State University?
Virginia State University
Hello and thank you for your question. VSU's Transfer Student Application is free.
Joneisha T.
2 months ago
Are undocumented immigrants allowed to apply for scholarships in your school?
Virginia State University
Hello and thank you for your question. VSU does not have aid available for undocumented immigrants.
Shakirah Kendall K.
5 months ago
What opportunities or programs does Virginia State University have in place to help first-year students acclimate to college life?
Virginia State University
Hello and thank you for your question. VSU has 90+ organizations and programs, for students to get involved in, with like minded individuals. There also are many events held on campus, to bring the students together.

Academic details

840-1010
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
15-21
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Selectivity
Least Selective (91% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

32% Black
2% White
1% Hispanic
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)114k
Software Engineer80k
Marketing & Business Development Manager75k
Cyber Security Analyst70k
Human Resources (HR) Manager61k
Human Resources (HR) Generalist51k
Administrative Assistant35k
Based on 1,981 student responses
46.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
80.2kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
60%in High-Meaning careers
14%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$5,889
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,385
Average Pell Grant
$7,377
Average Federal Loans

$1,271
Average Institutional Grant
$8,539
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$20,909 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.