University of Virginia

University of Virginia Ranking

country rank: 35
world rank: 39

University Overview

The University of Virginia ranking was established in 1819 and is a non-profit public state higher-education college based in the suburbs of Charlottesville, Virginia (population range of 10,000-49,999). In addition, there is a branch campus in Wise. The University of Virginia (Uva) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. In a variety of fields of research, the University of Virginia (Uva) provides courses and programmes leading to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 201-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education institution has an acceptance scale of 20-30%, rendering it a very selective institution. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Uva also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, multimedia classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

University of Virginia Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Virginia
Acronym Uva
Founded 1819
Colours Orange and navy blue

University Location

Address 1827 University Avenue Charlottesville 22904-4160 Virginia United States
Tel +1 (434) 924 0311
Fax +1 (434) 924 0938
Other locations Wise

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office PO Box 400160 Charlottesville 22904-4160 (434) 982 3200

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of Virginia-Main Campus's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 3,224,721 physical volumes, 659,606 physical media, 70,455 digital/electronic medium and 1,414 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Virginia-Main Campus's library has 12 branches.
Housing Yes University of Virginia provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 6,848 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of American Universities (AAU) Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Universitas 21 (U21) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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