Virginia State University

One Hayden Drive
Petersburg, VA 23806
(804) 524-5000
http://www.vsu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 5,366
  • Undergraduate population: 4,871
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $15,124
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $22,968
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 91%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $3,686
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 59%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,990
  • Students receiving federal aid: 59%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,252
  • Students receiving state aid: 34%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 54%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 4,484
  • Percent admitted: 58%
  • Percent admitted (men): unknown
  • Percent admitted (women): unknown
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 400, 470
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 390, 470
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 380, 460

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 5,042
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 38%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 62%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 39%
  • Graduation rate (men): 35%
  • Graduation rate (women): 42%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD