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 $18,514 for the 2015-2016 academic year. This is a change of $444 from the 2014-2015 average of $18,070 and represents a 2.46% 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 37,910 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $19,569. University of Richmond is the most expensive four year school in Virginia with an in-state tuition of $48,090.

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 2015-2016 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Explore Virginia Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Argosy University Washington D.C.
Arlington, 196 Students
$13,464 n/a n/a
Averett University
Danville, 851 Students
$30,900 37 37
Averett University Non Traditional Programs
Danville, 258 Students
$10,200 n/a n/a
Bethel College
Hampton, 25 Students
$8,000 n/a n/a
Bluefield College
Bluefield, 828 Students
$23,296 18 n/a
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
Richmond, 257 Students
$4,871 n/a n/a
Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, 1,823 Students
$30,800 74 74
Bryant & Stratton College Hampton
Hampton, 181 Students
$16,232 n/a n/a
Bryant and Stratton College Richmond
North Chesterfield, 218 Students
$16,052 n/a n/a
Bryant and Stratton College Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, 276 Students
$16,691 n/a n/a
Centura College Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, 108 Students
$15,750 n/a n/a
Chamberlain College of Nursing Virginia
Arlington, 260 Students
$17,400 n/a n/a
Christopher Newport University
Newport News, 5,048 Students
$7,608 72 71
College of William and Mary  Best Value
Williamsburg, 7,892 Students
$13,978 94 86
DeVry University Virginia
Arlington, 609 Students
$15,835 n/a n/a
Eastern Mennonite University
Harrisonburg, 1,223 Students
$32,160 67 69
ECPI University
Virginia Beach, 11,066 Students
$14,700 n/a n/a
Emory and Henry College
Emory, 1,049 Students
$30,700 45 58
Ferrum College
Ferrum, 1,311 Students
$30,720 22 12
George Mason University
Fairfax, 22,592 Students
$7,976 69 75

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