Virginia Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Virginia by Average Net Price for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Virginia by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in Virginia are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. Hampden Sydney College leads the list with a $34,853 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

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

Virginia's Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Hampden Sydney College

Hampden-Sydney, Private Not For Profit

$34,853 43%
#2 Chamberlain College of Nursing Virginia

Arlington, Private For Profit

$33,982 0%
#3 Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Roanoke, Private Not For Profit

$30,679 -42%
#4 Shenandoah University

Winchester, Private Not For Profit

$29,311 35%
#5 Liberty University

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$28,181 19%
#6 Marymount University

Arlington, Private Not For Profit

$27,843 42%
#7 Hampton University

Hampton, Private Not For Profit

$27,441 34%
#8 Randolph Macon College

Ashland, Private Not For Profit

$27,429 51%
#9 Roanoke College

Salem, Private Not For Profit

$27,180 55%
#10 Randolph College

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$26,802 52%
#11 Sweet Briar College

Sweet Briar, Private Not For Profit

$25,859 29%
#12 Christopher Newport University

Newport News, Public Not For Profit

$25,443 9%
#13 University of Richmond

University of Richmond, Private Not For Profit

$25,282 63%
#14 Virginia Wesleyan College

Norfolk, Private Not For Profit

$25,000 48%
#15 University of Lynchburg

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$24,987 53%
#16 Eastern Mennonite University

Harrisonburg, Private Not For Profit

$24,936 51%
#17 Centura College Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Private For Profit

$24,406 12%
#18 Virginia Intermont College

Bristol, Private Not For Profit

$24,154 28%
#19 Averett University

Danville, Private Not For Profit

$24,013 49%
#20 National College Salem

Salem, Private For Profit

$23,545 -67%
#21 Washington and Lee University

Lexington, Private Not For Profit

$23,301 67%
#22 Averett University Non Traditional Programs

Danville, Private Not For Profit

$23,210 -33%
#23 Bluefield College

Bluefield, Private Not For Profit

$23,054 37%
#24 Ferrum College

Ferrum, Private Not For Profit

$23,010 52%
#25 University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, Public Not For Profit

$21,640 17%
#26 Potomac College Herndon

Herndon, Private For Profit

$21,564 -8%
#27 Virginia University of Lynchburg

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$21,489 -12%
#28 Virginia Union University

Richmond, Private Not For Profit

$21,417 25%
#29 Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, Public Not For Profit

$20,968 28%
#30 Southern Virginia University

Buena Vista, Private Not For Profit

$20,816 22%
#31 Emory and Henry College

Emory, Private Not For Profit

$20,653 58%
#32 Hollins University

Roanoke, Private Not For Profit

$20,457 63%
#33 George Mason University

Fairfax, Public Not For Profit

$20,157 22%
#34 University of Phoenix Northern Virginia Campus

Reston, Private For Profit

$19,806 -20%
#35 Longwood University

Farmville, Public Not For Profit

$19,636 27%
#36 Skyline College Roanoke

Roanoke, Private For Profit

$19,206 17%
#37 Bridgewater College

Bridgewater, Private Not For Profit

$18,727 63%
#38 James Madison University

Harrisonburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,708 23%
#39 College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,551 51%
#40 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Blacksburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,449 24%
#41 University of Phoenix Richmond Campus

Richmond, Private For Profit

$18,165 -10%
#42 Virginia State University

Petersburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,034 18%
#43 Mary Baldwin College

Staunton, Private Not For Profit

$17,879 57%
#44 University of Virginia Main Campus

Charlottesville, Public Not For Profit

$17,579 44%
#45 Old Dominion University

Norfolk, Public Not For Profit

$16,681 31%
#46 Regent University

Virginia Beach, Private Not For Profit

$15,062 44%
#47 Radford University

Radford, Public Not For Profit

$14,981 30%
#48 Bryant and Stratton College Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Private For Profit

$14,707 34%
#49 Stratford University

Falls Church, Private For Profit

$14,339 35%
#50 Virginia Military Institute

Lexington, Public Not For Profit

$13,428 55%
#51 Norfolk State University

Norfolk, Public Not For Profit

$12,645 44%
#52 Bethel College

Hampton, Private Not For Profit

$12,011 34%
#53 University of Management and Technology (The)

Arlington, Private For Profit

$11,207 30%
#54 The University of Virginia's College at Wise

Wise, Public Not For Profit

$10,432 54%