Virginia University of Lynchburg: Review & Facts

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Virginia University of Lynchburg is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 405 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1886 and is one of the 8 schools located in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Virginia University of Lynchburg is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU) and is also affiliated with Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
5
Few
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are offered at Virginia University of Lynchburg.

Virginia University of Lynchburg follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Theology and Religion, Marketing and Advertising, Retailing and Wholesaling, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
100%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Virginia University of Lynchburg is perfect at 100% (well above Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Virginia University of Lynchburg is below average: 55%. Nearly 4% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Virginia University of Lynchburg is good, 10:1. Find out more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,900
Low
Average tuition price is low - about $7,200 a year. The additional fees at Virginia University of Lynchburg not covered by tuition are around $700, which comes to a total of $7,900 per year.

Read the details about Virginia University of Lynchburg additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Virginia University of Lynchburg is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00. The first-professional application fee is also 25 dollars.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Virginia University of Lynchburg and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (434) 528-5276 or check Virginia University of Lynchburg Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,700
Medium
Virginia University of Lynchburg provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Virginia University of Lynchburg, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Virginia University of Lynchburg offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $3,700 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Virginia University of Lynchburg appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Virginia University of Lynchburg Location and Maps



Post Address: Virginia University of Lynchburg, 2058 Garfield Ave, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501, USA
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