Virginia Commonwealth University Ranking, Address, Tuition Fees, Admissions Requirement & SAT Scores

The Virginia Commonwealth University ranking is in the range of 326 to 346 in the world on the University Review College Ranking List. It is ranked as the 156th best college in the states by the USnews, and the 460th best by Forbes.

Requirements for Admission and Tuition Fees (Quick Facts 2014 / 2015)

The Virginia Commonwealth University tuition fees are $12,398 for in-state and $9,847 for out of state students. It is a moderately selective college accepting 64.0% of applicants. Financial aid offered totals $80 million per year, an average of $9,990 per student.

Virginia Commonwealth University SAT Scores and ACT Scores

SAT scores for admission requirements (25th-75th percentile) are Math 490 – 590, Reading 480 – 600, and writing 470 – 590. The total composite SAT range for accepted applicants is 1000 to 1210.

The requirements for ACT (25th-75th percentile) are Composite 21 – 26, English 20 – 26, and Math 19 – 25.

Virginia Commonwealth University Information

The Virginia Commonwealth University is located in Richmond in the United States. It has existed in its current form since 1968, but can trace its roots back to 1838 and the Hampden Sydney College.

Nowadays it has expanded to offer over 170 different programs to a student body of around 32,000. The university is especially well known for its course on health, medicine, art and social work. It ranks particularly highly in the subjects of Sculpture, fine arts, graphic design and nurse anesthesia. Currently the Virginia commonwealth university is steered by president Michael Rao.

The university has fourteen major colleges and schools, these offer programs in the following key areas:

Allied Health Professions; Art; Business; Dentistry; Education; Engineering; Government and Public Affairs; Humanities and Sciences; Mass Communications; Medicine; Nursing; Pharmacy; Social Work; and World Studies.

Some of the notable alumni and faculty associated with the Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA include the Nobel prize winner Baruj Benacerraf (medicine). Others of note include the scientist Saul Krugman; actors Stephen Furst and Zachary Knighton; authors Robert Lanham and Tom Robbins; musicians Stefan Lessard and Pamela Armstrong; and the sports stars Sean Marshall, Dominic Oduro, Brandon Inge and Gerald Henderson.

Virginia Commonwealth University Address

The Virginia Commonwealth University address is located at:
1111 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23284-9075

Other colleges in the state include Virginia TechUniversity of Virginia, the Old Dominion University,George Mason University, and the College of William and Mary,

Virginia Commonwealth University Logo

Virginia Commonwealth University Logo

Ranking and Quick Facts

Virginia Commonwealth University ranking
Virginia Commonwealth University world Ranking – Jiaotong 500 (China)
151 to 202
American ranks (Jiaotong)
77 to 98
VCU Facts
Students (Undergraduates / PG/ Total)
Faculty / Staff
Endowment – USA Rank $410,300,000 >140th
Endowment per student
Research Spending – USA Rank $146,105,000 – 99th

Other US Colleges by State


Virginia Commonwealth University; Virginia Colleges List

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