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Virginia Union University

Richmond, VA, USA
3.41 Average Rating

Founded in 1865, Virginia Union University is a private, historically black institution of higher education in Richmond, VA. VUU is affiliated with the American Baptist Churches USA and the National Baptist Convention. The school offers a theology program and is part of the Washington Theological Consortium. Favored fields of study include criminology, psychology, and education.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Baptist
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
52%
Out of State Students
47%
0
100
42%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision June 30, 2019
Spring Regular Decision November 30, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
1,674
Total Number of Undergrads
1,295
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
16%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
27%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,469
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$17,448
Out-of-State Tuition
$17,448
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,848
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
46%
54%
Student Organizations
7
Size of Town
City: Midsize
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Richmond
Washington
New York
Norfolk
Baltimore
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$32,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.41 Average Rating
I can say that I haven't even attended VUU but I already feel welcomed to this university. Amazing.
Kierra from Trevose, PA
To attend such a distinguished school such as Virginia Union University is an honor and a privilege. To share in the experience in which many influential people have undergone is a life changing experience. Earning my degree from this prestige's university is an amazing opportunity from a wonderful school.
Myron from Newport News, VA

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