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 four-years schools.
  • UR has more expensive tuition & fees ($58,570) than VCU ($36,657).
  • It is harder to admit to UR than VCU.
  • VCU has more students with 29,070 students while UR has 4,056 students.
  • VCU has more full-time faculties with 2,183 faculties while UR has 427 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
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Baccalaureate College - Arts & SciencesCarnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$58,570Tuition & Fees
In-State$15,319
Out-Of-State$36,657
72% ($36,824)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)59% ($11,276)
$36,824Average Amount of Financial Aid$11,276
32.97 %Acceptance Rates83.90 %
24.27 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)32.28 %
-SAT Score1,185
-ACT Score25
88 %Graduation Rate66 %
9 %Transfer-out Rate21 %
93 %Retention Rate83 %
4,056Student Population29,070
427Number of Faculties2,183
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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