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Virginia State University Scholarships

1 Hayden Drive Tuition In/Out-State: $4,550 / $12,988 Total Fall Enrollment: 5,634
Petersburg , VA 23806 Books and Supplies: $1,300 Applicants Admitted: 58%
(804) 524-5000 On-campus Room and Board: $9,680 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 92%
http://www.vsu.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: $25 Receiving Institutional Aid: 65% , $1,194 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Virginia State University General Information

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    Address 1 Hayden Drive, Petersburg, VA 23806
    Phone Number (804) 524-5000
    Web Address http://www.vsu.edu
    Mission Statement Virginia State University, America's first fully state supported four-year institution of higher learning for Blacks, is a comprehensive university and one of two land-grant institutions in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Its mission is to promote and sustain academic programs that integrate instruction, research, and extension/public service in a design most responsive to the needs and endeavors of individuals and groups within its scope of influence. Ultimately, the University is dedicated to the promotion of knowledgeable, perceptive, and humane citizens--secure in their self-awareness, equipped for personal fulfillment, sensitive to the needs and aspirations of others, and committed to assuming productive roles in a challenging and ever-changing global society.
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large suburb
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Virginia State University Size

    Total enrollment 5,634
    Enrolled full time 5,006
    Enrolled part time 628

    Virginia State University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 1,949
    Women enrolled full time 3,057
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 0%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 90%
    Hispanic 1%
    White/Non-Hispanic 4%
    Non-Resident Alien 0%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 4%
  • Virginia State University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $25
    Applied 7,450
    Admitted 4,303
    Enrolled 1,259
    Admitted % 58%

    Virginia State University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Virginia State University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 89%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 390
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 460
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 390
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 470
    Students submitting ACT 8%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 16
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 19
  • Virginia State University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $4,550
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $12,988
    Books and Supplies $1,300
    On-campus room and board $9,680
    Off-campus room and board $9,680

    Virginia State University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 92%
    Receiving Federal Grants 67% , $4,959 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 65% , $1,194 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 92% , $7,412 on average
  • Virginia State University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Agriculture, General 0 9 0 0
    Plant Sciences, General 0 0 1 0
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 31 7 0
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Accounting 0 30 0 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 0 69 0 0
    Business/Managerial Economics 0 1 6 0
    Hospitality Administration/Management, General 0 18 0 0
    Management Information Systems, General 0 21 0 0
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 0 21 0 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Mass Communication/Media Studies 0 103 0 0
    Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other 0 0 3 0
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Computer Science 0 4 4 0
    EDUCATION Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Business Teacher Education 0 2 0 0
    Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 0 0 34 0
    Curriculum and Instruction 0 0 27 0
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 0 9 3
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 0 95 0 0
    Trade and Industrial Teacher Education 0 0 5 0
    ENGINEERING Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Computer Engineering, General 0 8 0 0
    Manufacturing Engineering 0 4 0 0
    ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 0 5 0 0
    Industrial Technology/Technician 0 15 0 0
    Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians, Other 0 7 0 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    English Language and Literature, General 0 12 7 0
    FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other 0 20 0 0
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 21 0 0 0
    HISTORY Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    History, General 0 9 0 0
    HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 0 0 8 0
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 0 100 0 0
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0 43 0 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Mathematics, General 0 3 2 0
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0 27 0 0
    PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 0 0 19 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chemistry, General 0 8 0 0
    Physics, General 0 0 0 0
    PSYCHOLOGY Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Health/Medical Psychology 0 0 0 0
    Psychology, General 0 80 3 0
    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Public Administration 0 13 0 0
    Social Work 0 12 0 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Political Science and Government, General 0 17 0 0
    Sociology 0 24 0 0
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Music Performance, General 0 11 0 0
    Visual and Performing Arts, General 0 14 0 0
  • Virginia State University Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline May 1
    Priority application deadline March 31
    Fall application deadline May 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due July 1
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    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
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    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline March 31
    Financial aid deadline May 1
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    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline March 1
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
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    Virginia State University Sports

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The Athletic Department, in keeping with the rules and regulations of the NCAA, and CIAA, awards grants to students who participate in one or more of the athletic programs. Interested persons should contact the Athletic Department at Virginia State University.
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