The University of Virginia ranking is joint 35th in the USA and 105th in the world on the University Review College Ranking List. It is ranked as the joint 23rd best college in the states by the USnews, and the 40th best by Forbes.
Requirements for Admission and Tuition Fees (Quick Facts 2014 / 2015)
The University of Virginia tuition fees are $12,998 for in-state and $42,184 for out of state students. It is a very selective college accepting 30.1% of applicants. Financial aid offered totals $94 million per year, an average of $23,800 per student.
University of Virginia SAT Scores and ACT Scores
SAT scores for admission requirements (25th-75th percentile) are Math 630 – 740, Reading 610 – 720, and writing 620 – 720. The total composite SAT range for accepted applicants is 1250 to 1460.
The requirements for ACT (25th-75th percentile) are Composite 28 – 32, English 28 – 34, Math 27 – 33, and Writing 8 – 9.
University of Virginia Information
Situated in Charlottesville, the University of Virginia (UVA) was established in 1819 under a decree from Thomas Jefferson. He wanted Virginia to have a university that was liberal in it’s thinking and broad in its subject range.
Today the university offers 48 types of degrees at the undergraduate level. At the postgraduate level there is an even broader range of choice, with 55 doctoral degrees and 95 masters degrees on offer.
The University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA has eleven main schools and colleges; these cover the following fields:
Architecture; Arts and Sciences; Business; Commerce; Continuing education; Education; Engineering and Applied Science; Law; Medicine; Nursing; and leadership and Public Policy.
As a long established and prestigious institution the University of Virginia has many famous alumni and faculty associated with it; these include Thomas Jefferson, who took an active role in the establishment of the institution, the poet Edgar Allen Poe, and the painter Georgia O’Keeffe, the biologist Francis Collins, and the former Manchester city player Claudio Reyna. Other names of note include many famous politicians, such as the Kennedy family and Woodrow Wilson.
As a Public Ivy institution, the education offered is similar to found at places like Pennsylvania State University, University of California, Davis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and University of California, Irvine.
University of Virginia Address
W Main St,
United States of America
Ranking and Quick Facts
|University of Virginia world Ranking – Times 200 (UK)||
|University world Ranking – Jiaotong 500 (China)||
102 to 150
|University world Ranking – Newsweek 100 (USA)||
|American ranking (Jiaotong)||
59 to 76
|Students (Undergraduates / PG/ Total)||
|Faculty / Staff||
|Endowment – USA Rank||$3,618,172,000 – 20th|
|Endowment per student||
|Research Spending – USA Rank||$239,061,000 – 69th|
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