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UVirginia, founded in 1819 by Thomas Jefferson, is a public university. Programs are offered through the College of Arts and Sciences; the Schools of Architecture, Education, Engineering and Applied Science, and Nursing; the McIntire School of Commerce; the Darden School of Business Administration; and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Its 1,138-acre campus is located in Charlottesville, 70 miles northwest of Richmond. The original campus, designed by Jefferson, is considered a masterpiece of American architecture.

Website: www.virginia.edu/

Public
Co-ed
16,777
Undergraduate
Students
(54.9%) 9,216 Women
(45.1%) 7,561 Men
7,862
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate
26% of 37,182 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
4.30
SAT Math
670-770 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
694 average
660-730 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
32 average
30-34 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $34,231
Out-of-state: $67,094
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $17,935
Out-of-state: $50,798
Room and Board
$11,950
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Freshman Award
$30,308
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,682
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,493
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 39% of classes
20-29 students: 13% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 6% of classes
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Campus Life

Charlottesville Population
43,956
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Richmond
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
38% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Cavalier
Sororities
31% of women participate
Fraternities
31% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
15.2% Asian
7.1% Black/African-American
6.8% Hispanic/Latino
4.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
59.6% White
6.2% Unknown
International Students
4.2% from 125 countries
First-Year Students Returning
96.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
88.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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