University of Richmond

University of Richmond, VA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,098
Graduate Enrollment: 724
Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Medium City (100k-250k)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 28.77%

Male/Female: 45% / 55% (2017)

First generation college students: 12.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 4.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.2% (2010)

Test scores for admission: Recommended
2021 Median Admit SAT: 1,394


2021 Median Admit ACT: 32


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 70.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 65.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 61.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 57.3% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 59.1%
Black: 7.2%
Hispanic: 10.1%
Asian: 6.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 4.4%
Non-resident alien: 9.5%
Unknown race: 2.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $72,285
In-State tuition: $58,570
Out-of-State tuition: $58,570

Estimated books and supplies: $1,000 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $13,950 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $1,070 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $13,950 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,070 (2022)

Average Family Income: $110,209 (2017)
Median Family Income: $73,024 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 17.6%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 31.8%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $21,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $223 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $13,287
$30k-48k $12,860
$48k-75k $13,389
$75k-110k $24,362
$110k+ $48,763

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 84%
6-year graduation rate: 89%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.5% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $21,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,264 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $17,203 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $17,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 77.8% (2015)
@3 year 80.6% (2017)
@5 year 84.0% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 68.0% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 61.8% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $50,095 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $66,219 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 31 $23,381 $260 $82,353 ($6,863) $103,441 ($8,620)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 1
Bachelor's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 7
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 26 $331 $49,426 ($4,119) $49,430 ($4,119)
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 8
Graduate/Professional Certificate Educational Administration and Supervision. 16 $64,033 ($5,336)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 23
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 18 $62,541 ($5,212)
Bachelor's Degree Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 1
First Professional Degree Law. 122 $1,140 $63,433 ($5,286) $86,168 ($7,181)
Master's Degree Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 13
Bachelor's Degree Legal Support Services. 6
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 18 $22,980 $244 $31,548 ($2,629) $34,036 ($2,836)
Bachelor's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 15 $49,278 ($4,107)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 8
Master's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 6
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 56 $20,064 $208 $30,790 ($2,566) $52,909 ($4,409)
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 30 $23,346 $248
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 23
Bachelor's Degree Classical and Ancient Studies. 3
Bachelor's Degree Cognitive Science. 5
Bachelor's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 79 $19,500 $207 $53,925 ($4,494) $59,752 ($4,979)
Master's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 27 $66,067 ($5,506) $81,242 ($6,770)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Human Resources Management and Services. 5
Bachelor's Degree History. 14
Graduate/Professional Certificate History. 1
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 11
Bachelor's Degree Area Studies. 37 $19,750 $201 $34,273 ($2,856) $51,138 ($4,262)
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 3
Bachelor's Degree Journalism. 24 $15,897
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Information Science/Studies. 4
Bachelor's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 57 $24,750 $228 $49,076 ($4,090) $59,003 ($4,917)
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 2
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 20 $23,000 $216
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 11
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 49 $25,500 $265 $40,170 ($3,348) $51,312 ($4,276)
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 1
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 7
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 61 $23,000 $241 $53,555 ($4,463) $102,501 ($8,542)
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 6
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 18
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 53 $23,080 $244 $41,317 ($3,443) $58,382 ($4,865)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 13
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 4
Bachelor's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 3
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 8
Bachelor's Degree Music. 1
Bachelor's Degree Bioethics/Medical Ethics. 23 $19,000 $164 $25,628 ($2,136)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 225 $20,500 $218 $61,774 ($5,148) $79,209 ($6,601)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 41 $250 $106,643 ($8,887) $110,582 ($9,215)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 53 $20,757 $217 $67,402 ($5,617) $86,270 ($7,189)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $111,141
Full time faculty: 63%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 8.0

School's endowment start of year: $2,405,602,000 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $3,351,493,000 (2022)