Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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University of Mary Washington (Fredericksburg, VA)

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University of Mary Washington is ranked 95 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 290 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 73%
Applicants who took ACT 25%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+5%
600-69931%
600+36%

SAT Math Score

700+1%
600-69922%
600+24%

ACT Score

30-3611%
24-2953%
24+64%

Students applied6,270
Students admitted4,668
Admission rate74%

Students per faculty14

4-year graduation rate62%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$6,032
Fees$6,526
Room and board$10,207
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$23,965

Cost after need-based aid$20,613
Cost after non-need-based aid$21,140

Average debt at graduation$19,444

Out of State

Tuition$21,278
Fees$6,526
Room and board$10,207
Estimated book expense$1,200
Total cost$39,211

Cost after need-based aid$35,859
Cost after non-need-based aid$36,386

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$50,500

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met49%
Average need-based aid$3,352
Average non-need-based aid$2,825

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment4,357

Full-Time

Men1,382
Women2,477

Part-Time

Men178
Women320

Freshmen retained83%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2017 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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