University of Richmond Campus, University of Richmond, VA

Applying to UR

Acceptance Rate 30.17%
Yield 23.21%
SAT Average 1,375
Applicants 11,882
Admitted 3,585

Applying To UR

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 30.17% at University of Richmond where total 11,882 students applied and 3,585 were accepted. Next table describes the general admission information for applying to University of Richmond.

Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationadmissions.richmond.edu/
Online Applicationadmissions.richmond.edu/process/index.html

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For academic year 2018-2019, total 11,882 students (5,148 men and 6,734 women) applied to UR and 3,585 (1,670 men and 1,915 women) students were admitted to the school. Among them, 404 men and 428 women were enrolled into University of Richmond. Following table shows the University of Richmond Admission Statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield, also known as enrolment rate, where the acceptance rate is 30.17% and yield is 23.21%.

Admission Statistics at UR
Acceptance Rate 30.17% 32.44% 28.44%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 23.21% 24.19% 22.35%
[Chart] University of Richmond Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

441 applicants (53% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 390 applicants (47%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,460 and 25th percentile score is 1,290. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 33 and 25th percentile score is 30. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at University of Richmond.

Average SAT and ACT Scores at UR
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing640710
SAT Math650750
ACT Composite3033
ACT Math00
ACT English00
[Chart] SAT Scores at University of Richmond
[Chart] ACT Scores at University of Richmond

Admission Requirements

University of Richmond requires 5 articles and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants. Next table summarizes the application requirements at University of Richmond

Application Requirements for UR
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at University of Richmond is Semester. University of Richmond accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits. Next table describes credits that University of Richmond accepts.

Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits