University of Mary Washington

Acceptance Rate 86.01 %
SAT Average 1,250
2023 Tuition & Fees $31,154
Student Population 3,956
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,877

Academic Overview

University of Mary Washington is a public, four-years institute located in Fredericksburg, Virginia. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $14,234 for Virginia residents and $31,154 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,778 for Virginia residents and $21,804 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,956 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 86.01% and the graduation rate is 68% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Mary Washington varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $56,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Mary Washington's tuition & fees is $14,234 for Virginia residents and $31,154 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $11,778 for in-state students and $21,804 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Mary Washington. The acceptance rate of Mary Washington is 86.01% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 19.01%. The average graduation rate is 68% and the transfer-out rate is 24%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,877 and 71% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,956 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Mary Washington is 86.01 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Mary Washington is 68 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Mary Washington is 24 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Mary Washington is 83 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Mary Washington is 3,956
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Mary Washington is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,877 at University of Mary Washington.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1301 College Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5300
Online Applicationwww.umw.edu/admissions/apply/
Financial Aidwww.umw.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatoradminfinance.umw.edu/umwstatic/financialaid/NetPriceCalculator/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionacademics.umw.edu/registrar/veterans/
Disability Serviceacademics.umw.edu/disability/

Offered Degrees

Mary Washington offers 34 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less Than 12 Weeks Certificate10
Post-Bachelor's Certificate20

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Mary Washington offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,355)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,192)

Veterans Benefits

University of Mary Washington has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges