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#1390 Overall Influence #433 Desirability Rank

Virginia Union University

Private university in Richmond, Virginia

From Wikipedia

Virginia Union University is a private historically black university in Richmond, Virginia. It took its present name in 1899 upon the merger of two older schools, Richmond Theological Institute and Wayland Seminary, each founded after the end of American Civil War by the American Baptist Home Mission Society. In 1932, Hartshorn Memorial College, a women's college, merged with VUU.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,208

Acceptance

75%

Graduation Rate

36%

Median SAT Score

849

Median ACT Score

15

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$10,530

Fees (in-state)

$3,000

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$20,636
30K - 48K$20,651
48K - 75K$24,647
75K - 110K$23,353
110K+$27,322

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$34,200

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1500 N Lombardy St, Richmond VA 23220

What is Virginia Union University 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

#670 World Rank
Education
#385 World Rank
Religious Studies
#657 World Rank
History
#2028 World Rank
Literature
#325 World Rank
Social Work
#1514 World Rank
Communications
#1324 World Rank
Psychology
#1026 World Rank
Sociology
#3287 World Rank
Computer Science
#2497 World Rank
Chemistry
#2764 World Rank
Mathematics
#5458 World Rank
Biology
#5151 World Rank
Physics

Other areas of influence

#845 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#919 World Rank
Law
#978 World Rank
Political Science
#1068 World Rank
Philosophy
#1320 World Rank
Business
#1446 World Rank
Medical
#1518 World Rank
Nursing
#1594 World Rank
Economics
#2538 World Rank
Anthropology
#3482 World Rank
Engineering
#7972 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Virginia Union University's Most influential alumni?

Virginia Union University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Religious Studies, and History

Eboni Edmonson Haynes

Researcher

Raymond Gavins

Historian, researcher

Edith J. Patterson

American politician

Leonidas B. Young II

American minister, politician

Hylan Garnet Lewis

American sociologist

Mike Brim

American football player

Mamye BaCote

American politician

Carl Bland

American football player

Cornelius Johnson

American football player

James R. Roebuck Jr.

American politician

Wallace Van Jackson

African-American librarian

William Ferguson Reid

American politician