The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • UR is a Private (not-for-profit) and VCU is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • UR has more expensive tuition & fees ($56,860) than VCU ($36,048).
  • It is harder to admit to UR than VCU.
  • UR has a higher submitted SAT score (1,375) than VCU (1,165).
  • UR has higher submitted ACT score (32) than VCU (25).
  • VCU has more students with 30,697 students while UR has 4,002 students.
  • VCU has more full-time faculties with 2,187 faculties while UR has 409 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
URVCU
URvs.VCU
University of Richmond, VirginiaLocationRichmond, Virginia
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Baccalaureate College - Arts & SciencesCarnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$56,860Tuition & Fees
In-State$14,710
Out-Of-State$36,048
72% ($34,644)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)55% ($9,790)
$34,644Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,790
32.97 %Acceptance Rates83.90 %
24.27 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)32.28 %
1,375SAT Score1,165
32ACT Score25
89 %Graduation Rate67 %
-Transfer-out Rate20 %
93 %Retention Rate85 %
4,002Student Population30,697
409Number of Faculties2,187
8 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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