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    Virginia State University


    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Biological Sciences, Computer and Information Sciences, Health Care
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
    • Type: Public
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Other
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $9,084
    • Out of State Tuition: $17,962
    • Delivery: Day
    • Affiliation: Army ROTC, Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU)
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 5860
    • IPED: 234155
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    Building a Better World Since 1882—Virginia State University is one of Virginia's two land-grant institutions, and is located 20 minutes south of Richmond in the village of Ettrick. VSU features academic environments within five schools.

    With a current student population of 5,300, the University sits atop a rolling landscape overlooking the Appomattox River with expansive views of Petersburg. Our 236-acre campus boasts 16 dormitories, 17 academic buildings and a 416-acre agriculture research facility.

    VSU features academic environments within seven colleges: The College of Agriculture; The Reginald F. Lewis College of Business; The College of Engineering and Technology; The College of Natural and Health Sciences; The College of Education; The College of Humanities and Social Sciences; and The College of Graduate Studies. We offer 55 baccalaureate and masters degree programs, two doctoral degree programs and three certificates.