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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.
Mary Baldwin University, has the lowest yield rate of 6.10% for academic year 2019-2020 in Virginia. Hollins University is positioned second with 8.01% yield and Virginia Union University follows them with 9%. 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 (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Mary Baldwin University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStaunton, VA
6.10% 7,560 6,380 389 84.39%
2Hollins University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRoanoke, VA
8.01% 3,244 2,311 185 71.24%
3Virginia Union University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRichmond, VA
8.87% 4,182 2,639 234 63.10%
4Bridgewater College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBridgewater, VA
11.53% 6,279 4,225 487 67.29%
5University of Lynchburg
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLynchburg, VA
11.70% 4,477 4,076 477 91.04%
6Bluefield College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBluefield, VA
12.33% 1,534 1,525 188 99.41%
7Ferrum College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFerrum, VA
12.87% 3,770 2,758 355 73.16%
8Hampden-Sydney College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHampden-Sydney, VA
12.99% 3,056 1,755 228 57.43%
9Averett University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDanville, VA
13.17% 2,713 1,762 232 64.95%
10Roanoke College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSalem, VA
13.56% 5,453 4,079 553 74.80%