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Affordable Virginia Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the most affordable (high acceptance rate) Virginia colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in high level in recent years. Virginia State University has the highest acceptance rate as of 95.05% for academic year 2019-2020 in Virginia. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have high acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the tightest acceptance rates in Virginia.
Affordable Virginia Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Virginia State University
Public, 4 or more yearsPetersburg, VA
95.05%7,7157,3331,06614.54%
2Norfolk State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNorfolk, VA
91.69%7,1726,5761,22518.63%
3Old Dominion University
Public, 4 or more yearsNorfolk, VA
89.33%13,76112,2933,14525.58%
4George Mason University
Public, 4 or more yearsFairfax, VA
86.74%19,55416,9623,76322.18%
5Virginia Commonwealth University
Public, 4 or more yearsRichmond, VA
87.14%17,08814,8904,40129.56%
6James Madison University
Public, 4 or more yearsHarrisonburg, VA
76.75%23,57918,0984,45624.62%
7Radford University
Public, 4 or more yearsRadford, VA
75.32%16,01312,0611,65113.69%
8ECPI University
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsVirginia Beach, VA
73.81%5,7014,2081,38532.91%
9Christopher Newport University
Public, 4 or more yearsNewport News, VA
71.89%7,2045,1791,23823.90%
10Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBlacksburg, VA
70.04%31,97422,3937,65134.17%