Tightest Virginia Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate
The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Virginia colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. University of Virginia-Main Campus has the lowest acceptance rate as of 23.94% 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 low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Virginia.
|Name||Acceptance Rate||# of Applicants||# of Admitted||# of Enrolled||Yield|
|1||University of Virginia-Main Campus||23.94%||40,839||9,778||3,920||40.09%|
|2||William & Mary||37.68%||14,680||5,532||1,530||27.66%|
|4||Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University||70.04%||31,974||22,393||7,651||34.17%|
|5||Christopher Newport University||71.89%||7,204||5,179||1,238||23.90%|
|8||James Madison University||76.75%||23,579||18,098||4,456||24.62%|
|9||George Mason University||86.74%||19,554||16,962||3,763||22.18%|
|10||Virginia Commonwealth University||87.14%||17,088||14,890||4,401||29.56%|