Virginia Wesleyan University

Acceptance Rate 86.37 %
SAT Average 1,265
2023 Tuition & Fees $36,910
Student Population 1,324
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $25,349

Academic Overview

Virginia Wesleyan University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Virginia Wesleyan University is affiliated with United Methodist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $36,910 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,982.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,324 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 86.37% and the graduation rate is 47% last year.
The salary after graduation from Virginia Wesleyan University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $44,100. 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, VWC's tuition & fees is $36,910. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $8,982.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at VWC. The acceptance rate of VWC is 86.37% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 19.02%. The average graduation rate is 47% and the transfer-out rate is 37%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,349 and 96% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,324 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Virginia Wesleyan University is 86.37 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Virginia Wesleyan University is 47 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Virginia Wesleyan University is 37 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Virginia Wesleyan University is 66 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Virginia Wesleyan University is 1,324
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Virginia Wesleyan University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,349 at Virginia Wesleyan University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address5817 Wesleyan Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Online Applicationhttps://www.vwu.edu/enrollment-aid/apply-now.php
Financial Aidhttps://www.vwu.edu/enrollment-aid/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://tcc.noellevitz.com/(S(5slfxgklwwaxffrvamu2ydr4))/Virginia Wesleyan University/Freshman Students
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.vwu.edu/enrollment-aid/financial-aid/veteran-support-services.php
Disability Servicehttps://www.vwu.edu/academics/academic-support/learning-center/disability-support-services.php

Offered Degrees

VWC offers 38 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. 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

Special Learning Opportunities

Virginia Wesleyan University 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:858)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Virginia Wesleyan University 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