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Virginia Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in Virginia. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Hampton University, has the lowest yield rate of 5.82% for academic year 2021-2022 in Virginia. Virginia Union University is positioned second with 8.36% yield and Virginia State University follows them with 10%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in Virginia.
Virginia Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2022)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Hampton University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHampton, VA
5.82% 13,192 10,570 615 80.12%
2Virginia Union University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsRichmond, VA
8.36% 4,006 3,757 314 93.78%
3Virginia State University
Public, four-yearsPetersburg, VA
9.60% 9,978 9,587 920 96.08%
4Hollins University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsRoanoke, VA
10.13% 3,093 2,311 234 74.72%
5University of Lynchburg
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLynchburg, VA
11.18% 3,102 3,005 336 96.87%
6Roanoke College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSalem, VA
11.68% 4,953 3,981 465 80.38%
7Radford University
Public, four-yearsRadford, VA
12.01% 11,291 10,762 1,292 95.31%
8Randolph College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLynchburg, VA
12.67% 1,161 1,089 138 93.80%
9Longwood University
Public, four-yearsFarmville, VA
13.35% 5,977 5,378 718 89.98%
10Averett University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsDanville, VA
13.98% 3,462 1,652 231 47.72%