Virginia State University

Virginia State University is one of the sixteen public 4-year colleges in Virginia. The campus is located in a suburb, in Petersburg.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 4,713 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,145 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 813 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 71%). Every year 42% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Virginia State University’s in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $5,327, and fees were $3,399. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,442 and $4,130 respectively.