Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University is one of the sixteen public 4-year colleges in Virginia. The campus is located in an urban area, in Richmond.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 30,675 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 4,130 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 3,428 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 83%). Every year 63% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Virginia Commonwealth University’s in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $11,340, and fees were $2,284. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $30,712 and $2,944 respectively.