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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
95% of 13,651 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.3
SAT Math
526 average
470-570 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
548 average
490-600 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-25 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,987
Out-of-state: $47,147
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,160
Out-of-state: $31,320
Room and Board
$11,527
Average Percent of Need Met
43%
Average Freshman Award
$11,797
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,654
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
868
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
10%
10-19
26%
20-29
22%
30-39
24%
40-49
8%
50-99
7%
Over 100
3%
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Norfolk Population
242,803
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Virginia Beach
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Students in College Housing
16% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Big Blue
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.2%
Asian
4.8%
Black/African-American
32.3%
Hispanic/Latino
9.3%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
6.4%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.3%
White
44.5%
Unknown
2.2%
International Students
1.1% from 99 countries
First-Year Students Returning
76.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
26.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
25%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
17.0%
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