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University of Virginia-Main Campus

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Rating

Public

Type

28,593

Students

$47,257

Tuition

24%

Acceptance

#3

Ranking

Small Suburb

Campus Setting

Charlottesville, VA

1827 University Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2628

University of Virginia-Main Campus is a very large public university located in Charlottesville, VA ranked 45thin the United States. It has a total of 18,983 full-time undergraduate students and is relatively competitive, accepting 23.94% of applicants. University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 210 different majors and is best known for its systems engineering, liberal arts and sciences, and management sciences and quantitative methods programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With a tuition cost of $14,836 for students from Virginia and $47,257 for those from out-of-state, University of Virginia-Main Campus is very pricey. 88.79% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $61,200 per year, which is 47% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$50,900/Year
Above Average

University of Virginia-Main Campus

$50,900

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$67,196/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$46,940/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

24%Acceptance
Moderately Selective

University of Virginia-Main Campus

24%

National

69%
Sat

1340 - 1520

79% of students submit

Admissions Yield

40%

ACT

28 - 34

34% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$70

Students

18,983Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

3,821

Part-Time

0
Male

47%

In-state

83%

Female

53%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

3%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
13% Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies7% Economics, General6% Business Administration and Management, General74% Others

13% Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

7% Economics, General

6% Business Administration and Management, General

74% Others

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

13%

1006 Graduates

Economics, General

7%

512 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

6%

448 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other

5%

351 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

4%

333 Graduates

International Relations and Affairs

3%

247 Graduates

Psychology, General

3%

245 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences, General

3%

240 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors15:115:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

15

Number of Library Books

3,238,260

Academic Spend per Student

$20,721

Full-time Retention Rate

97%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$50,300/Year

University of Virginia-Main Campus

$50,300

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$50,300

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$61,200

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

88%