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  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    A
  4. Campus
    A+
  5. Athletics
    NG
  6. Party Scene
    C
  7. Professors
    C+
  8. Location
    A-
  9. Dorms
    A+
  10. Campus Food
    NG
  11. Student Life
    A
  12. Safety
    A
Regent is a private university located in Virginia Beach, Virginia in the Norfolk Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,092 undergraduate students. The Regent acceptance rate is 81%. Popular majors include Business Administration and Management, Psychology, and Communications. Graduating 30% of students, Regent alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $30,700.
About Regent University...
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
1000 Regent University Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
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Regent University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
81%
Application Deadline
August 1
SAT Range
920-1145
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

Cost

Net Price
$17,837/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $16,986/ year
  • $30-48k
    $17,696/ year
  • $49-75k
    $17,322/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,886/ year
  • $110k+
    $19,488/ year
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Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
41:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.63 responses
84%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.68 responses
65%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.68 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,092Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
39%
Pell Grant
44%
Varsity Athletes
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 45 responses
Report
  • Christian
    31%
  • Caring
    27%
  • Respectful
    13%
  • Friendly
    11%
  • God fearing
    9%
  • Hipster
    4%
  • Diverse
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
63%
Poll
74%
of students say they don't have Greek life.66 responses
Poll
54%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports.79 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 58 responses
Report
  • Excellence, Professional, Christian environment
    62%
  • Close-knit
    12%
  • Personal
    10%
  • Reputable
    9%
  • Close-knit but subtly divided
    3%
  • Husband-Hunters
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,200/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
30%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
81%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.47 responses
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I am a veteran and military spouse, and because we have to relocate every few years, I had to find a University that offered a good online program. After a lot of research, I decided to give Regent University a try. I am now in my third semester with Regent and it has been very rewarding. The entire staff is wonderful! They are helpful, caring, and even check in with me via email or phone call just to make sure there isn't anything that I need. The classes are challenging and to date, every instructor has been amazing. Regent University has a great online program that is not just going to hand you a good grade. You will have to put the time and effort in, but the experience will be rewarding!
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So far, my experience with Regent University has been great! I recently received my acceptance letter, so I've only been able to interact with the admissions office and financial aid. Even though I've only been acquainted a short amount of time and with only a few departments, my first impression of them was wonderful! I cannot wait to begin classes and interact with everyone that I can on campus.
I really feel like I received a valuable education from “stellar” professors. As a distant learner I felt really connected with Blackboard and professors making themselves accessible to students like myself. They want you to succeed. I like that the Bible is integrated in every course and the professors challenge the students to think critically about how a biblical worldview can help us impact the world regardless of what our major is - we are “world changers”!