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Virginia Commonwealth University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

VCU Address

RICHMOND, VA 23284--2512
General info:(804) 828-0100
Financial aid office:(804) 828-6669
Admissions office:(804) 828-1222University FAQ
University Homepage

Tuition + VCU Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee:$65

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:5,833
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 26,677
# of Grad students: 9,484
# of Part time: 12
Total Students: 36,161




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

68% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,988

53% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $5,739

43% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $4,872

57% receive student loans and the average amount is $7,218Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

69% men vs 69% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:5,749
Women Applicants:8,407
Men Admitted:3,991
Women Admitted:5,795

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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• Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
• African-American/Black Studies
• Anatomy
• Anthropology
• Area Studies
• Art History
• Art Teacher Education
• Athletic Training/Trainer
• Biochemistry
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioinformatics
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Biomedical Sciences
• Biostatistics
• Business Administration and Management
• Business/Commerce
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemistry
• Cinematography and Film/Video Production
• Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
• Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling
• Clinical Psychology
• Computer Engineering
• Computer and Information Sciences
• Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
• Counseling Psychology
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
• Crafts/Craft Design
• Creative Writing
• Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
• Criticism and Conservation
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Dance
• Dental Clinical Sciences
• Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
• Dentistry
• Design and Applied Arts
• Design and Visual Communications
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• Education
• Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
• Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
• Educational Leadership and Administration
• Educational/Instructional Technology
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Engineering
• English Language and Literature
• Environmental Studies
• Epidemiology
• Fashion/Apparel Design
• Finance and Financial Management Services
• Fine Arts and Art Studies
• Firefighting and Related Protective Services
• Folk Art and Artisanry
• Foreign Languages and Literatures
• Forensic Science and Technology
• General
• Genetic Counseling/Counselor
• Geographic Information Science and Cartography
• Graphic Design
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
• Health Teacher Education
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Historic Preservation and Conservation
• History
• Homeland Security
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
• Human/Medical Genetics
• Illustration
• Information Science/Studies
• Interior Design
• Language Interpretation and Translation
• Law Enforcement
• Marketing/Marketing Management
• Mass Communication/Media Studies
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
• Medicine
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Music Performance
• Nanotechnology
• Natural Sciences
• Neuroscience
• Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
• Nurse Anesthetist
• Nursing Practice
• Nursing Science
• Occupational Therapy/Therapist
• Other
• Painting
• Parks
• Pathology/Experimental Pathology
• Pharmaceutical Sciences
• Pharmacology
• Pharmacy
• Philosophy
• Photography
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physical Therapy/Therapist
• Physics
• Physiology
• Political Science and Government
• Psychology
• Public Administration
• Public Health
• Public Health Education and Promotion
• Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
• Reading Teacher Education
• Real Estate
• Recreation and Leisure Studies
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Sculpture
• Social Sciences
• Social Work
• Sociology
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• Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
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• Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
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