Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3 4
Science 2 4
Foreign Language 2 4
History 2 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted January 15
SAT Only Not used if submitted January 15
ACT Only Not used if submitted January 15
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Considered if submitted January 15
SAT Subject Tests Only Considered if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
410 Westhampton Way
University of Richmond
VA
23173
Phone
(800) 700-1662
Fax
(804) 287-6003
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 1, 2022
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 1, 2022
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X
Interview X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
First Generation to Attend College X
Relation with Alumnus X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Geographic Residence X
Class Rank X
State Residency X
Ethnicity X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
28% of 12,356 applicants were admitted
Women
28% of 6,924 applicants were admitted
Men
29% of 5,432 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
859 (25%) of 3,500 admitted students enrolled
Women
456 (24%) of 1,916 admitted students enrolled
Men
403 (25%) of 1,584 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
4,027
Students Accepting Wait List Position
1,249
Students Admitted From Wait List
81
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
Not Reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not Reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not Reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not Reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not Reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not Reported
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 694 average, 650-750 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
53.7%
Score of 600 - 700
34.3%
Score of 500 - 600
11.8%
Score of 400 - 500
0.2%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 670 average, 640-710 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
34.1%
Score of 600 - 700
55.8%
Score of 500 - 600
9.9%
Score of 400 - 500
0.2%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
31 average, 30-33 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
77%
Score of 24 - 29
21.6%
Score of 18 - 23
1.4%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 59%
Top quarter: 86%
Top half: 96%
National Merit Scholar
1%
Valedictorian
2%
Class President
2%
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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