The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • UVA has more expensive tuition & fees ($53,626) than UMD ($38,636).
  • It is harder to admit to UVA than UMD.
  • UVA has a higher submitted SAT score (1,420) than UMD (1,420).
  • UVA has higher submitted ACT score (32) than UMD (32).
  • UMD has more students with 40,709 students while UVA has 25,628 students.
  • UVA has more full-time faculties with 2,484 faculties while UMD has 1,849 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Maryland-College Park and University of Virginia-Main Campus.
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College Park, MarylandLocationCharlottesville, Virginia
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
53% ($10,659)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)50% ($20,676)
$10,659Average Amount of Financial Aid$20,676
44.50 %Acceptance Rates27.35 %
27.53 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)37.66 %
1,420SAT Score1,440
32ACT Score34
88 %Graduation Rate94 %
8 %Transfer-out Rate4 %
95 %Retention Rate97 %
40,709Student Population25,628
1,849Number of Faculties2,484
17 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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