Virginia Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Virginia by Average Net Price for 2022

Cheapest Colleges in Virginia by Average Net Price

The lowest 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. Bethel College leads the list with a $148 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 2019/2020 academic year.

Virginia's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Bethel College

Hampton, Private Not For Profit

$148 99%
#2 The University of Virginia's College at Wise

Wise, Public Not For Profit

$9,418 60%
#3 Averett University Non Traditional Programs

Danville, Private Not For Profit

$12,165 31%
#4 Bryant and Stratton College Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Private For Profit

$12,932 44%
#5 Regent University

Virginia Beach, Private Not For Profit

$14,785 45%
#6 Norfolk State University

Norfolk, Public Not For Profit

$15,657 31%
#7 Radford University

Radford, Public Not For Profit

$15,747 29%
#8 Old Dominion University

Norfolk, Public Not For Profit

$17,162 32%
#9 Emory and Henry College

Emory, Private Not For Profit

$17,715 64%
#10 Virginia University of Lynchburg

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$17,878 5%
#11 University of Phoenix Richmond Campus

Richmond, Private For Profit

$18,165 -10%
#12 George Mason University

Fairfax, Public Not For Profit

$18,285 31%
#13 Virginia State University

Petersburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,332 17%
#14 College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,588 51%
#15 James Madison University

Harrisonburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,592 25%
#16 Virginia Union University

Richmond, Private Not For Profit

$18,722 25%
#17 Mary Baldwin College

Staunton, Private Not For Profit

$18,741 55%
#18 Virginia Military Institute

Lexington, Public Not For Profit

$18,969 37%
#19 University of Virginia Main Campus

Charlottesville, Public Not For Profit

$19,043 42%
#20 Skyline College Roanoke

Roanoke, Private For Profit

$19,206 17%
#21 Hollins University

Roanoke, Private Not For Profit

$19,315 65%
#22 University of Phoenix Northern Virginia Campus

Reston, Private For Profit

$19,806 -20%
#23 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Blacksburg, Public Not For Profit

$20,247 17%
#24 Bridgewater College

Bridgewater, Private Not For Profit

$20,318 61%
#25 Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, Public Not For Profit

$20,566 26%
#26 Longwood University

Farmville, Public Not For Profit

$21,446 22%
#27 National College Salem

Salem, Private For Profit

$21,638 -26%
#28 Bluefield College

Bluefield, Private Not For Profit

$22,038 41%
#29 Southern Virginia University

Buena Vista, Private Not For Profit

$22,496 20%
#30 University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, Public Not For Profit

$22,569 16%
#31 Eastern Mennonite University

Harrisonburg, Private Not For Profit

$22,766 56%
#32 Ferrum College

Ferrum, Private Not For Profit

$23,344 53%
#33 Virginia Wesleyan College

Norfolk, Private Not For Profit

$23,512 51%
#34 Averett University

Danville, Private Not For Profit

$23,855 51%
#35 Virginia Intermont College

Bristol, Private Not For Profit

$24,154 28%
#36 Marymount University

Arlington, Private Not For Profit

$24,224 51%
#37 University of Lynchburg

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$24,386 56%
#38 Stratford University

Falls Church, Private For Profit

$24,436 -10%
#39 Centura College Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Private For Profit

$24,879 11%
#40 Christopher Newport University

Newport News, Public Not For Profit

$25,393 9%
#41 Randolph College

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$25,419 33%
#42 University of Richmond

University of Richmond, Private Not For Profit

$25,700 64%
#43 Randolph Macon College

Ashland, Private Not For Profit

$26,061 55%
#44 Sweet Briar College

Sweet Briar, Private Not For Profit

$26,554 29%
#45 Washington and Lee University

Lexington, Private Not For Profit

$27,148 64%
#46 Roanoke College

Salem, Private Not For Profit

$27,975 55%
#47 Liberty University

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$28,762 16%
#48 Hampton University

Hampton, Private Not For Profit

$28,952 33%
#49 Shenandoah University

Winchester, Private Not For Profit

$31,089 33%
#50 Hampden Sydney College

Hampden-Sydney, Private Not For Profit

$33,331 47%