University of Richmond
#824 Overall Influence#145 Desirability Rank

University of Richmond

University in Richmond, Virginia

The University of Richmond is a private liberal arts university in Richmond, Virginia. The university is a primarily undergraduate, residential university with approximately 4,350 undergraduate and graduate students in five schools: the School of Arts and Sciences, the E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, the Jepson School of Leadership Studies, the University of Richmond School of Law and the School of Professional & Continuing Studies.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

11,882

Acceptance

30%

Graduation Rate

88%

Median SAT Score

1375

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$52,610

Fees (in-state)

$0

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$9,787
30K-48K$10,672
48K-75K$13,180
75K-110K$22,617
110K+$44,857

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$78,900

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

410 Westhampton Way, University of Richmond VA 23173

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

25 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

What is University of Richmond known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#481 World Rank #208 USA Rank
Anthropology
#428 World Rank #210 USA Rank
Law
#594 World Rank #220 USA Rank
Economics
#499 World Rank #254 USA Rank
Psychology
#521 World Rank #257 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#701 World Rank #269 USA Rank
Philosophy
#798 World Rank #282 USA Rank
Chemistry
#815 World Rank #295 USA Rank
Mathematics
#536 World Rank #299 USA Rank
History
#662 World Rank #312 USA Rank
Education
#656 World Rank #316 USA Rank
Political Science
#967 World Rank #382 USA Rank
Sociology
#1040 World Rank #399 USA Rank
Literature
#695 World Rank #421 USA Rank
Business
#987 World Rank #422 USA Rank
Biology
#733 World Rank #427 USA Rank
Social Work
#1195 World Rank #497 USA Rank
Medical
#1961 World Rank #751 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1647 World Rank #1175 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#561 World Rank #354 USA Rank
Communications
#1647 World Rank #968 USA Rank
Nursing
#1712 World Rank #538 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are University of Richmond's Most influential alumni?

University of Richmond's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Anthropology, and Psychology. University of Richmond’s most academically influential people include Douglas Southall Freeman, Carroll Williams, and Henry Garrett.

Douglas Southall Freeman
Douglas Southall Freeman

American journalist

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Carroll Williams
Carroll Williams

American entomologist and biochemist

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Henry Garrett

American psychologist and opponent of racial integration

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Carlo D'Este

American military historian

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Olga Troyanskaya
Olga Troyanskaya

American academic

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Alan Burke

American broadcaster

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Walter Anderson

Entrepreneur

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Alice T. Schafer

American mathematician

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Megan McCafferty

American novelist

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Howard Lee McBain

American university teacher

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Saul Krugman

American medical researcher

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Frederic W. Boatwright

American academic administrator

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