Virginia State University

The Virginia State University is established in and located at Petersburg, Virginia 23806. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 53 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Virginia State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Suburb: Large setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Virginia State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship in more than 22 Subject areas as well as 44 specializations.

Contact Details

1 Hayden Drive
Petersburg, VA 23806
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Virginia State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 25
Graduate application fee
: $ 25

Admissions & Requirements

Virginia State University Undergraduate application fees is $25 and Graduate application fees $25. Below table’s shows Virginia State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 370 450
SAT Math 360 445
SAT Writing 360 440
ACT Composite 15 18
ACT English 13 19
ACT Math 15 18

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,712 $3,072 $346
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,712 $3,072 $346
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $13,590 $3,602 $750
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $6,914 $2,572 $478
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $6,914 $2,572 $478
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $15,300 $3,102 $897

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $10,008 $9,680 $8,880 $8,152
On campus, other expenses $1,675 $1,675 $1,675 $1,675
Off campus (not with family), room and board $10,008 $9,680
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $1,675 $1,675
Off campus (with family), other expenses $6,507 $3,960


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc
Basketball Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc
Baseball Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc
Cross Country/Track Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc

Virginia State University Majors with degree levels

The Virginia State University is up with semester based academics that offer 44 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 33 Majors
  • Master Degree : 17 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 2 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 1 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Virginia State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Virginia State University College.