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Virginia Wesleyan University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

1,478 students

70% admitted

  • 1,288 full time
  • 190 part time
  • 518 men full time
  • 777 women full time
  • 2,261 applied
  • 1,574 admitted
  • 424 enrolled

1,369 Undergraduates

$36,010 tuition/year

  • 9 Non-Degree
  • $36,010 in state
  • $650 fees
  • $8,944 room & board
  • $1,500 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: United Methodist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Four-one-four plan
School Mascot: Marlin
School Colors: Dark blue and gray/silver
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Katherine from Bristow, VA
  • 0
  • Class sizes are small, and very conducive to learning. It is a great atmosphere. You walk around on campus and you don't see tons of strangers everyday, you see your…

  • Apr-29-2012 Read More
  • Elizabeth B from Chesapeake, VA
  • 0
  • Virginia Wesleyan College is your academic home away from home. This is the right school for anyone who wants to feel at home while receiving a degree from the beautiful…

  • Jul-17-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The mission of Virginia Wesleyan University is to engage students of diverse ages, religions, ethnic origins and backgrounds in a rigorous liberal arts education that will prepare them to meet the challenges of life and career in a complex and rapidly changing world. In this endeavor, the University employs a wide range of approaches to teaching and learning and provides opportunities to connect the study of the liberal arts with practical learning experiences on campus, in the Hampton Roads region, and throughout the world. In accord with our United Methodist heritage, Virginia Wesleyan aspires to be a supportive community that is committed to social responsibility, ethical conduct, higher learning and religious freedom.

Virginia Wesleyan University
  • Located in Virginia Beach, VA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,478 students enrolled
  • 70% admitted
  • $36,010 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Sheryll from Hampton, VA
  • Mar-25-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    There are so many things to do for a private small college!! The sports are very competative, and the clubs are un ending!!!

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