VSU Student Population

Total 4,385 students are enrolled in Virginia State University (3,996 undergraduate and 389 graduate). 382 faculties are working for Virginia State University and student to faculty ratio is 11.48 to 1.

  • Total Student Population: 4,385
  • Undergraduate: 3,996
  • Graduate: 389

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Population By Gender/Attending Status

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,385 students enrolled into Virginia State University. 3,996 enrolled in undergraduate programs and 389 students enrolled in graduate programs. By attending status. there are 4,075 full-time and 310 part-time students. By gender, 1,866 male and 2,519 female students are attending at Virginia State University. Next table summarizes the student population by gender and attending status for Virginia State University.
Student Population By Gender
Virginia State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3851,8662,519
Undergraduate3,9961,7012,295
Graduate389165224
Student Population By Attending Status
Virginia State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total4,3854,075310
Undergraduate3,9963,862134
Graduate389213176

Population by Race/Ethnicity

Virginia State University is a historically black school and 1,192 (27.18% of total students) students are Black/African American at Virginia State University. There are 32 White (0.73%), 18 Hispanic (0.41%), 6 Asian (0.14%), and 3,137 students with other races.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Virginia State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3851,8662,519
American Indian/Native American835
Asian633
Black/African American1,192542650
Hispanic18513
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White321814
Two More000
Un-Known3,0231,2321,791
Undergraduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Virginia State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,9961,7012,295
American Indian/Native American615
Asian523
Black/African American982459523
Hispanic13310
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White19127
Two More000
Un-Known2,9211,1851,736
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Virginia State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total389165224
American Indian/Native American220
Asian110
Black/African American21083127
Hispanic523
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1367
Two More000
Un-Known1024755

Population by Student Age

The following table summarizes the students population by age at Virginia State University. 2,254 students are aged 20 to 24 (51.40% of total students), 1,497 students are aged below 20 (34.14%), 52 students are aged above 50 (1.19%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Virginia State University.
Student Population By Age at Virginia State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,3851,8662,519
Under 1821219
Age 18-191,476536940
Age 20-211,378594784
Age 22-24876444432
Age 25-29343165178
Age 30-34974750
Age 35-39482028
Age 40-49903456
Age 50-64472126
Over 64514
Age Un-Known422
Undergraduate Student Population By Age at Virginia State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,9961,7012,295
Under 1821219
Age 18-191,476536940
Age 20-211,375594781
Age 22-24788405383
Age 25-2919210290
Age 30-34422220
Age 35-39251015
Age 40-49441727
Age 50-64251015
Over 64413
Age Un-Known422
Graduate Student Population By Age at Virginia State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total389165224
Age 20-21303
Age 22-24883949
Age 25-291516388
Age 30-34552530
Age 35-39231013
Age 40-49461729
Age 50-64221111
Over 64101

Largest Schools in Virginia

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Liberty University (Liberty) is a Private, 4 years school located in Lynchburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $16,118. The school has a total enrollment of 79,152 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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George Mason University (GMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairfax, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,564 for Virginia residents and $36,024 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 37,316 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) is a Public, 4 years school located in Blacksburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $13,691 for Virginia residents and $32,835 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 34,683 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Richmond, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $14,596 for Virginia residents and $35,904 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 30,697 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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University of Virginia-Main Campus (UVA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlottesville, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $17,935 for Virginia residents and $51,482 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 24,639 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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Largest Graduate Schools in Virginia

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Liberty University (Liberty) is a Private, 4 years school located in Lynchburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $16,118. The school has a total enrollment of 79,152 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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George Mason University (GMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairfax, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,564 for Virginia residents and $36,024 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 37,316 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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University of Virginia-Main Campus (UVA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlottesville, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $17,935 for Virginia residents and $51,482 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 24,639 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Richmond, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $14,596 for Virginia residents and $35,904 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 30,697 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) is a Public, 4 years school located in Blacksburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $13,691 for Virginia residents and $32,835 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 34,683 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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Rivalry Schools to VSU

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Virginia Military Institute (VMI) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $19,118 for Virginia residents and $45,962 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 1,685 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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University of Virginia-Main Campus (UVA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlottesville, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $17,935 for Virginia residents and $51,482 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 24,639 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Richmond, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $14,596 for Virginia residents and $35,904 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 30,697 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) is a Public, 4 years school located in Blacksburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $13,691 for Virginia residents and $32,835 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 34,683 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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The University of Virginia's College at Wise (UVA-Wise) is a Public, 4 years school located in Wise, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $10,252 for Virginia residents and $28,661 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 2,065 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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Southern Virginia University (SVU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Buena Vista, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $17,280. The school has a total enrollment of 1,023 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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Shenandoah University (SU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Winchester, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $33,180. The school has a total enrollment of 3,817 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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University of Richmond (UR) is a Private, 4 years school located in University of Richmond, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $54,690. The school has a total enrollment of 4,002 and student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1 (12.50%).
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Randolph College (RMWC) is a Private, 4 years school located in Lynchburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $41,131. The school has a total enrollment of 626 and student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1 (11.11%).
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Randolph-Macon College (Randolph-Macon) is a Private, 4 years school located in Ashland, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $42,550. The school has a total enrollment of 1,488 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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Old Dominion University (ODU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Norfolk, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $10,680 for Virginia residents and $30,840 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 24,176 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Marymount University (Marymount) is a Private, 4 years school located in Arlington, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $32,850. The school has a total enrollment of 3,418 and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 (7.69%).
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University of Mary Washington (Mary Washington) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fredericksburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $13,270 for Virginia residents and $29,694 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 4,727 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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James Madison University (JMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Harrisonburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,206 for Virginia residents and $29,106 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 21,751 and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1 (6.25%).
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Hollins University (Hollins) is a Private, 4 years school located in Roanoke, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $40,010. The school has a total enrollment of 805 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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Hampden-Sydney College (HSC) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hampden-Sydney, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $46,890. The school has a total enrollment of 1,072 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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George Mason University (GMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairfax, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,564 for Virginia residents and $36,024 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 37,316 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Harrisonburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $38,230. The school has a total enrollment of 1,444 and student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1 (11.11%).
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Emory & Henry College (Emory & Henry) is a Private, 4 years school located in Emory, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $35,100. The school has a total enrollment of 1,246 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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Christopher Newport University (CNU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Newport News, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $14,924 for Virginia residents and $27,790 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 4,957 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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Regent University (Regent) is a Private, 4 years school located in Virginia Beach, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $18,620. The school has a total enrollment of 9,889 and student to faculty ratio is 47 to 1 (2.13%).
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William & Mary (W & M) is a Public, 4 years school located in Williamsburg, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $22,922 for Virginia residents and $46,854 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 8,817 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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Bridgewater College (BC) is a Private, 4 years school located in Bridgewater, VA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $36,600. The school has a total enrollment of 1,857 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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