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Virginia Commonwealth University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Do not know

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

PO Box 842526 Richmond, VA 23284-2526
Phone: (804) 828-0100
Admissions Phone: (800) 841-3638
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Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Located in Richmond, VA
  • Public
  • 32,027 students enrolled
  • 71% admitted
  • $9,877 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Nicole from Richmond, VA
  • Oct-04-2016 I am a current student here

    VCU is the place where most rejects from other universities come, and it shows... don't slack off, apply yourself, and you should have a fairly decent academic career here. Big fish in a small pond... expect to be seen as just a number, particularly in your first couple years when you need to get through your gen ed courses. Depending on which program you're going for, faculty and administration may or may not be competent and helpful, and you will have to figure your way out through many of the ways in which this school works.

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  • Stephanie from Richmond, VA
  • Sep-11-2016 I am a current student here

    Prepare yourself to get your car towed if you drive and dont have a parking pass. If you dont drive, enjoy the school!

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  • danielle from richmond, va
  • Aug-06-2016 I am a current student here

    dont be scared to come out of your comfort zone! college is filled with different experiences and you should embrace those experiences with open arms as college will fly by really fast! enjoy it!

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  • bethany from richmond, va
  • Jun-16-2016 I am a current student here

    prepare to work harder than you ever have in your coursework (for any college you're looking in attending, not just vcu). also, prepare to meet people from every spectrum of life and have a lot of fun. your views on everything will be challenged, but that's how we grow as people.

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