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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
$10,787
$27,306 Out-of-State
$17,190
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
1.4%
Default Rate
2016 Acceptance Rate
70.9%
25,000 Applicants
2016 Enrolled Students
33,170
91.4% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
83.8%
4,350 Graduates

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Costs

The median in-state tuition at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is $10,787, which is $3,796 more than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $27,306, which is 253% of the cost for in-state students, and is $8,930 more than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $17,190.

In 2016, 50% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 40% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Admissions

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University received 25,000 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 12.2% annual growth. Out of those 25,000 applicants, 17,718 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 70.9% acceptance rate.

There were 33,170 students enrolled at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2016, and 87% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University has an overall enrollment yield of 33.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

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Enrollment

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University has a total enrollment of 33,170 students. The full-time enrollment at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 30,310 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,860. This means that 91.4% of students enrolled at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 63.3% White, 8.76% Asian, 5.48% Hispanic or Latino, 4.22% Black or African American, 3.95% Two or More Races, 0.16% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (28.1%), followed by White Female (22.3%) and Asian Male (4.37%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Male (3.63%), followed by White Female (3.57%) and Black or African American Female (0.35%).

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Graduates

In 2016, 546 fewer women than men graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. The majority of students graduating from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University are White. These 5,790 graduates mean that there were 9.3 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 624 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is Mechanical Engineering with 362 graduates, followed by General Biological Sciences with 296 graduates and General Finance with 274 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Agriculture, with 457 graduates, followed by Natural Resources & Conservation with 330 graduates and Architecture and Related Services with 196 graduates.

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Operations

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University has an endowment valued at nearly $810M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $3.27M (0.4%), compared to the 1.09% average return ($2.96M on $270M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2015, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University had a total expenditure of $1.28B. Of that $1.28B, they spent $615M on salaries and $171M on benefits.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University employs 584 Professors, 532 Associate professors, and 396 Assistant professors. Most academics at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University are Male Professors (476), Male Associate professors (340), and Male Assistant professors (247).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 1,272 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 813 employees, and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 783 employees.

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