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Largest Virginia Colleges with Most Enrollment

Liberty University has the most students of 79,152 for academic year 2018-2019 in Virginia. George Mason University is ranked second with 37,316 students and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University follows them with 34,683 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
79,15246,71532,437
2George Mason University
Public, 4 or more yearsFairfax, VA
37,31619,65317,663
3Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBlacksburg, VA
34,68314,94719,736
4Virginia Commonwealth University
Public, 4 or more yearsRichmond, VA
30,69718,56512,132
5University of Virginia-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsCharlottesville, VA
24,63913,28711,352
6Old Dominion University
Public, 4 or more yearsNorfolk, VA
24,17613,60910,567
7James Madison University
Public, 4 or more yearsHarrisonburg, VA
21,75112,8568,895
8Regent University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsVirginia Beach, VA
9,8896,1733,716
9Radford University
Public, 4 or more yearsRadford, VA
9,3355,6783,657
10William & Mary
Public, 4 or more yearsWilliamsburg, VA
8,8174,9653,852
11Norfolk State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNorfolk, VA
5,2043,4071,797
12Christopher Newport University
Public, 4 or more yearsNewport News, VA
4,9572,7752,182
13Longwood University
Public, 4 or more yearsFarmville, VA
4,9113,4361,475
14University of Mary Washington
Public, 4 or more yearsFredericksburg, VA
4,7273,0521,675
15Virginia State University
Public, 4 or more yearsPetersburg, VA
4,3852,5191,866
16Hampton University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHampton, VA
4,3212,8761,445
17University of Richmond
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsUniversity of Richmond, VA
4,0022,1591,843
18Shenandoah University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinchester, VA
3,8172,5421,275
19Marymount University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsArlington, VA
3,4182,2871,131
20University of Lynchburg
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLynchburg, VA
3,0811,9331,148