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2022 Best colleges for student athletes in Virginia

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  1. #1 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    University of Virginia

    4 Year,

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA,

    2301 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I really enjoyed my experience at UVA. Not only did I make more lifelong friends, I branched out and took the first few steps towards becoming an adult. I got a job, and for the first time in the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 23%,

    Net Price: $19,043,

    SAT Range: 1320-1510,

  2. #2 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    University of Richmond

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    4 Year,

    UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, VA,

    745 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at the University of Richmond has been one filled with incredibly understanding and motivating professors. Since my first semester I found that my mental health and well being in....

    Read 745 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 31%,

    Net Price: $25,700,

    SAT Range: 1280-1460,

  3. #3 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Virginia Tech

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    4 Year,

    BLACKSBURG, VA,

    3997 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved my time at Virginia Tech. All of my professors were extremely nice and some went out of their way to help me even in large classes where I thought they viewed me as "just a number." When I....

    Read 3997 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 66%,

    Net Price: $20,247,

    SAT Range: 1170-1370,

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  5. #4 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    William & Mary

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    4 Year,

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA,

    1552 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says William & Mary is an amazing school, and I feel so lucky to be surrounded by so many wonderful peers, professors, and others who have made my experience so great. For people that don't want to go to....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 42%,

    Net Price: $18,588,

    SAT Range: 1300-1490,

  6. #6 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    James Madison University

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    4 Year,

    HARRISONBURG, VA,

    3081 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Both of my older siblings attended and graduated from James Madison University with a Bachelor's in Business! Whenever I visited the area I loved how connected the university was with the town. It's...I'm looking forward to giving it my all as I've already connected with students and faculty about pursuing my education. They were there for me every step of the way and relieved the stress I had...I have friends who also attend the university which makes the environment even more comfortable. I am looking forward to becoming more independent and being pushed by this new environment to put....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $18,592,

    SAT Range: 1120-1280,

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  8. #7 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Liberty University

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    4 Year,

    LYNCHBURG, VA,

    7711 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have loved my time at Liberty University so far. The professors are dedicated, not only to the academic success of students, but also to the physical, mental, and spiritual well-being of students.....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 50%,

    Net Price: $28,762,

    SAT Range: 1040-1250,

  9. #9 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Virginia Commonwealth University

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    4 Year,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    4505 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says VCU is a pretty awesome school. Though I've only been here for 5 months, people at VCU are very homey. Everyone is willing to help and to talk to you: staff, students, professors, random guy on the...For prospecting students, I will say VCU can be very different from imagined. First, VCU is definitely a liberal school that is big on activism and service. Secondly, professors are usually very lax....

    Read 4505 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $20,566,

    SAT Range: 1060-1250,

  10. #11 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Old Dominion University

    4 Year,

    NORFOLK, VA,

    4466 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says This is my senior year at Old Dominion University and it has been a great experience. Academics wise they are very excellent, they make sure that all of their students have access to assistance when....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 95%,

    Net Price: $17,162,

    SAT Range: 960-1170,

  11. #12 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    George Mason University

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    4 Year,

    FAIRFAX, VA,

    4761 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Although my experience with George Mason University is still relatively early on, I can attest that GMU has thorough communication from not only their website, but with the academic advisor. The....

    Read 4761 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 89%,

    Net Price: $18,285,

    SAT Range: 1100-1300,

  12. #13 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Hampden-Sydney College

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    4 Year,

    HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, VA,

    162 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved my time at Hampden-Sydney College. As a full time student I had the time to participate in Division III athletics and work a part time job, all while creating friendships with my brothers,....

    Read 162 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 47%,

    Net Price: $33,331,

    SAT Range: 1040-1220,

  13. #14 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Christopher Newport University

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    4 Year,

    NEWPORT NEWS, VA,

    1260 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My time at CNU was great! The students and faculty at the university are extremely kind, and professors truly care about seeing you succeed. As someone who is very shy, I did find it a little....

    Read 1260 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 76%,

    Net Price: $25,393,

    SAT Range: 1110-1280,

  14. #16 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Hampton University

    4 Year,

    HAMPTON, VA,

    2095 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Hampton University is one of the most prestigious HBCUs in the country; it's rooted in tradition and history. Hampton pushes me out of my comfort zone, and pushes me academically and socially.....

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    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 36%,

    Net Price: $28,952,

    SAT Range: 980-1120,

  15. #18 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Roanoke College

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    4 Year,

    SALEM, VA,

    742 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a current senior at Roanoke College and overall I've had a great experience even with the pandemic interrupting half of my college experience. The professors I've had are amazing and care about....

    Read 742 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $27,975,

    SAT Range: 1040-1240,

  16. #20 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Radford University

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    4 Year,

    RADFORD, VA,

    1608 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Radford University has a variety of great classes and programs for students like myself who are interested in teaching. I major in Art Education and the art/education classes I’ve taken were very....

    Read 1608 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $15,747,

    SAT Range: 890-1060,

  17. #24 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in Virginia.

    Norfolk State University

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    4 Year,

    NORFOLK, VA,

    1496 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Behold the Green and Gold! Norfolk State University is a 4 year historically Black college that is known for its immaculate STEM and athletic programs. It has a very rich and diverse culture within....

    Read 1496 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $15,657,

    SAT Range: 840-1020,

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