Virginia Out of State Total Cost Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Virginia by Out of State Total Cost for 2023

Most Expensive Colleges in Virginia by Out of State Total Cost

The highest priced four year colleges in Virginia are listed by one year's out of state total cost list price for the 2021/2022 school year. Total cost includes tuition, room and board or estimated off campus living expenses, books and supplies and other fees.

What is the most expensive college in Virginia? Leading the colleges list is Washington and Lee University in Lexington with an out of state total cost of $77,900.

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All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

Virginia's Most Expensive Colleges by Out of State Total Cost
College Out of State Total Cost Rating Value
#1 Washington and Lee University

Lexington, Private Not For Profit

$77,900 93 96
#2 University of Richmond

University of Richmond, Private Not For Profit

$73,520 90 96
#3 University of Virginia Main Campus

Charlottesville, Public Not For Profit

$67,000 86 96
#4 Hampden Sydney College

Hampden-Sydney, Private Not For Profit

$64,982 70 68
#5 Roanoke College

Salem, Private Not For Profit

$64,320 56 56
#6 College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, Public Not For Profit

$61,203 86 94
#7 Virginia Military Institute

Lexington, Public Not For Profit

$59,686 75 59
#8 Randolph Macon College

Ashland, Private Not For Profit

$59,280 55 57
#9 Hollins University

Roanoke, Private Not For Profit

$55,630 58 91
#10 Bridgewater College

Bridgewater, Private Not For Profit

$52,970 47 66
#11 Eastern Mennonite University

Harrisonburg, Private Not For Profit

$52,890 69 89
#12 Marymount University

Arlington, Private Not For Profit

$51,736 55 50
#13 George Mason University

Fairfax, Public Not For Profit

$50,523 67 58
#14 Ferrum College

Ferrum, Private Not For Profit

$50,030 30 8
#15 Emory and Henry College

Emory, Private Not For Profit

$49,965 44 72
#16 Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, Public Not For Profit

$49,486 55 47
#17 Averett University

Danville, Private Not For Profit

$49,190 46 34
#18 Virginia Wesleyan College

Norfolk, Private Not For Profit

$48,674 49 53
#19 University of Lynchburg

Lynchburg, Private Not For Profit

$47,190 NA NA
#20 Shenandoah University

Winchester, Private Not For Profit

$47,010 54 22