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 Pitt ($35,394).
  • It is harder to admit to UVA than Pitt.
  • UVA has a higher submitted SAT score (1,360) than Pitt (1,360).
  • UVA has higher submitted ACT score (31) than Pitt (31).
  • Pitt has more students with 32,277 students while UVA has 25,628 students.
  • Pitt has more full-time faculties with 4,261 faculties while UVA has 2,484 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus and University of Virginia-Main Campus.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
PittUVA
Pittvs.UVA
Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaLocationCharlottesville, 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)
In-State$20,362
Out-Of-State$35,394
Tuition & Fees
In-State$19,244
Out-Of-State$53,626
49% ($12,750)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)48% ($20,125)
$12,750Average Amount of Financial Aid$20,125
59.71 %Acceptance Rates27.35 %
24.32 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)37.66 %
1,360SAT Score1,440
31ACT Score34
84 %Graduation Rate94 %
13 %Transfer-out Rate3 %
93 %Retention Rate97 %
32,277Student Population25,628
4,261Number of Faculties2,484
14 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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