Radford University

Men's MCLA Contact: Garrett Wood
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7,926 Undergrads / 9,335 Students
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$14,981 Net Price
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75% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    NCLL Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
40% / 55%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road trips for the Highlanders take place in Virginia against nearby schools like Virginia Military Institute, Washington & Lee, Lynchburg College, and William and Mary.

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Where Grads Live
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Roanoke Virginia Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Johnson City Tennessee Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Lynchburg Virginia Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Denver Area
Where Grads Work
  • Virginia Tech
  • Capital One
  • Carilion Clinic
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Wells Fargo
  • US Army
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Bank of America
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • IBM
  • Advance Auto Parts
  • Oracle
  • Henrico County Public Schools
  • Deloitte
  • Verizon Enterprise Solutions
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources
  • Healthcare Services
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Media and Communication
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
450 - 530
440 - 530
1000 - 1170
18 - 22

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 430 - 520 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 16,013 5,697 10,316
% Admitted 75% 72% 77%
% Admits That Enroll 14% 14% 13%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.17
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  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (16%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (8%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (8%)
    Psychology, General (8%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Education (8%)
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies (7%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (7%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (7%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (7%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (6%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (5%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (4%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$11,350 $22,162
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$8,995 $8,995
    Personal Expenses$2,900 $2,900
    Sticker Price$24,445 $34,667

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    88% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship70%$9,426
    Federal Grants44%$5,380
    Pell Grants42%$4,938
    Other Federal4%$7,131
    State & Local Grants32%$6,228
    Institutional Grants42%$5,300
    Student Loans73%$7,447
    Federal Loans72%$5,506
    Other Loans12%$12,366

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $56.7 Million $6,079

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,250.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $16,000 $247

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 5.6%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,572 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $43,000

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.25 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 40% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 7
    Fondling 3 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 2 2
    Burglary 6 6
    Motor Vehicle Theft 5 3
    Arson 3 3

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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