Virginia Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2016

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Virginia?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Virginia was $18,059 for the 2014-2015 academic year. This is a change of $908 from the 2012-2013 average of $17,151 and represents a 5.29% annual increase. The list of Virginia four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 74 four year colleges and universities in Virginia, the most popular being Liberty University with 34,452 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $20,300. University of Richmond is the most expensive four year school in Virginia with an in-state tuition of $46,680.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Virginia colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Virginia or cheap Virginia colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2014-2015 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Explore Virginia Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Argosy University Washington D.C.
Arlington, 891 Students
$13,464 n/a n/a
Averett University
Danville, 838 Students
$29,150 40 51
Averett University Non Traditional Programs
Danville, 522 Students
$10,200 n/a n/a
Bethel College
Hampton, 47 Students
$8,000 n/a n/a
Bluefield College
Bluefield, 597 Students
$22,840 38 48
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
Richmond, 185 Students
$4,871 n/a n/a
Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, 1,637 Students
$29,750 62 69
Bryant & Stratton College Hampton
Hampton, 203 Students
$16,453 n/a n/a
Bryant and Stratton College Richmond
North Chesterfield, 560 Students
$16,017 n/a n/a
Bryant and Stratton College Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, 414 Students
$16,410 n/a n/a
Centura College Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, 1,388 Students
$15,750 n/a n/a
Chamberlain College of Nursing Virginia
Arlington, 0 Students
$16,680 n/a n/a
Christopher Newport University
Newport News, 4,795 Students
$6,928 66 69
College of William and Mary  Best Value
Williamsburg, 7,684 Students
$12,428 95 87
DeVry University Virginia
Arlington, 609 Students
$15,835 n/a n/a
Eastern Mennonite University
Harrisonburg, 1,119 Students
$30,660 64 66
ECPI University
Virginia Beach, 10,276 Students
$14,980 n/a n/a
Emory and Henry College
Emory, 912 Students
$30,126 56 66
Ferrum College
Ferrum, 1,504 Students
$29,680 19 11
George Mason University
Fairfax, 20,180 Students
$7,562 76 78

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