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Largest Virginia Colleges with Most Enrollment

Liberty University has the most students of 93,349 for academic year 2020-2021 in Virginia. George Mason University is ranked second with 38,541 students and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University follows them with 37,024 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most students by gender.
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Largest Virginia Colleges with Most Enrollment
NameTotal # of StudentsFemaleMale
1Liberty University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLynchburg, VA
93,34954,90938,440
2George Mason University
Public, 4 or more yearsFairfax, VA
38,54120,20218,339
3Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBlacksburg, VA
37,02415,96621,058
4Virginia Commonwealth University
Public, 4 or more yearsRichmond, VA
29,07018,19710,873
5University of Virginia-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsCharlottesville, VA
25,62814,04711,581
6Old Dominion University
Public, 4 or more yearsNorfolk, VA
24,28613,80210,484
7James Madison University
Public, 4 or more yearsHarrisonburg, VA
21,59412,8108,784
8Radford University
Public, 4 or more yearsRadford, VA
10,6957,4353,260
9Regent University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsVirginia Beach, VA
10,4836,6503,833
10William & Mary
Public, 4 or more yearsWilliamsburg, VA
8,9395,1003,839
11Norfolk State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNorfolk, VA
5,4573,6901,767
12Christopher Newport University
Public, 4 or more yearsNewport News, VA
4,8682,6882,180
13Longwood University
Public, 4 or more yearsFarmville, VA
4,8413,4131,428
14University of Mary Washington
Public, 4 or more yearsFredericksburg, VA
4,2932,7891,504
15Shenandoah University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinchester, VA
4,1742,7831,391
16University of Richmond
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsUniversity of Richmond, VA
4,0562,2141,842
17Virginia State University
Public, 4 or more yearsPetersburg, VA
4,0202,4631,557
18Hampton University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHampton, VA
3,5162,3401,176
19Marymount University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsArlington, VA
3,2942,1961,098
20University of Lynchburg
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLynchburg, VA
2,6921,6591,033