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2024 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia

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  1. #2 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    Washington and Lee University

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    4 Year,

    LEXINGTON, VA,

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

    Featured Review: Other says My kid just started at Washington and Lee (W&L) and it has been an eye-opening experience seeing how special the place really is. We’ve been taken aback at the quality of the school, particularly its...1st for learning opportunities, learning facilities, and career preparation (Wall Street Journal)1st for best professors (Niche)1st for allowing free speech on campus (Foundation for Individual Rights & Expression)2nd for highest career net present value at $1.58M (Georgetown University)Overall Rank8th (Washington Monthly and College Rapter)9th (Wall Street Journal )10th (Forbes)11th (Niche)12th (College Consensus) And the current acceptance rate is actually 17%, (Niche is incorrect)..

    Read 470 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 19%,

    Net Price: $26,063,

    SAT Range: 1410-1530,

  2. #3 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    Virginia Tech

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    4 Year,

    BLACKSBURG, VA,

    4143 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I have enjoyed being at Tech so far.The campus is beautiful and easy to navigate.The dining choices are solid and much better than other Virginia schools that I have been to while visiting friends.In....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $20,109,

    SAT Range: 1210-1410,

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  4. #4 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    William & Mary

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    4 Year,

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA,

    1612 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says William and Mary was not my top choice university, but after spending three years here, I 100% believe that it should have been! The professors are amazing and the class selection has somehow...Also, recent improvements to the dining halls have made them way more consistent and pretty solid overall (sometimes I would even call them "good!")-- I find the low rating for campus dining (as of....

    Read 1612 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $18,399,

    SAT Range: 1360-1520,

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  6. #7 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    James Madison University

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    4 Year,

    HARRISONBURG, VA,

    3212 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved the community and genuine care for one another, evident through the love for service and volunteering. At first it is definitely overwhelming going to such a large university, but after a....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $18,528,

    SAT Range: 1140-1310,

  7. #8 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    Virginia Commonwealth University

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    4 Year,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    4728 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I transferred to VCU after I spent a semester at the University of Alabama and a semester at Northern Virginia Community College. VCU is very different than any other college I have attended in the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 93%,

    Net Price: $19,656,

    SAT Range: 1070-1300,

  8. #10 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    George Mason University

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    4 Year,

    FAIRFAX, VA,

    5009 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have been loving my experience at George Mason so far. I've gotten to meet so many friends through different clubs that I have participated in, as well as through my classes. I'm also being able to....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $18,841,

    SAT Range: 1140-1350,

  9. #12 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    Liberty University

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    4 Year,

    LYNCHBURG, VA,

    8129 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I really enjoyed my time at Liberty. I transferred in as a Junior and never lived on-campus, but there are great programs to get "commuter" students connected. Nearly all of my professors were....

    Read 8129 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 99%,

    Net Price: $27,891,

    SAT Range: 1040-1250,

  10. #13 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    Regent University

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    4 Year,

    VIRGINIA BEACH, VA,

    1029 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Regent University provides stellar opportunities with a wide range of studies. Their online programs have grown to become incredibly user-friendly with engaging materials. I have enjoyed the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 41%,

    Net Price: $16,579,

    SAT Range: 960-1230,

  11. #15 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    Eastern Mennonite University

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    4 Year,

    HARRISONBURG, VA,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Eastern Mennonite University is a small liberal arts school, and most of its strengths and challenges come from this title. I have had a wonderful time interacting with professors and scheduling meetings 1-on-1 to talk about assignments and life in general. The opportunities to get involved in clubs and extracurriculars...Funding is a struggle at EMU, however. Because of its religious background, many alum donating money to the school are religious and sometimes unsupportive of the more progressive ideas and programs....

    Read 360 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 95%,

    Net Price: $23,936,

    SAT Range: 1040-1590,

  12. #18 Best Test Optional Colleges in Virginia.

    Roanoke College

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    4 Year,

    SALEM, VA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Embarking on the journey of higher education as a first-generation college student at Roanoke College has been a transformative experience, marked by academic accomplishments, personal growth, and...One of the defining aspects of my college experience has been the invaluable relationships forged with professors who have served not only as educators but as mentors and guides. The close-knit....

    Read 769 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $27,758,

    SAT Range: 1080-1230,

  13. Old Dominion University

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    4 Year,

    NORFOLK, VA,

    4644 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I believe that college is what you choose to make of it but ODU provides lots of opportunities for you to curate an incredible college experience. There was a lot of variety in on-campus events and...ODU had a vibrant campus with something always going on..

    Read 4644 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 96%,

    Net Price: $17,254,

    SAT Range: 1020-1220,

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