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A Private Education Made Affordable

Richmond is among only 1 percent of institutions in the U.S. with both a "need-blind" admission policy and a guarantee to meet 100 percent of demonstrated need for traditional undergraduate applicants. Thirty-nine percent of undergraduates are eligible for need-based aid, with an average need-based aid package of $52,060. Plus, all first-year applicants are considered for merit-based aid, including full-tuition scholarships and a variety of interest-based programs.

Richmond Scholars

The Richmond Scholars program awards the University's most prestigious academic scholarships. Up to 25 incoming students receive these awards, which  these awards, which cover full tuition, room, and board. All first-year applicants for undergraduate admission who apply by Dec. 1 are considered automatically.Richmond Scholars

Richmond's Promise to Virginia

For Virginia undergraduate students with an annual parental income of $60,000 or less, the University will provide a full financial aid package equal to tuition, room, and meal plan, with no loans. Students must apply for first-year admission to qualify.

Richmond's Promise to Virginia
Attention Future Spiders!

Financial aid applications for Early Action and Early Decision I are due November 15th! Early Decision II and Regular Decision applications are due no later than February 1, 2020. Get your applications in now to avoid late application penalties!!

Attention Spiders!

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2020-21 year (summer 2020, fall 2020, spring 2021) is now available. The 2020-21 CSS PROFILE is also open for submission. 

Current Undergraduates: The deadline for returning student need-based aid applications is May 15th, 2020. Get the application process behind you by applying now!

Contact the Office of Financial Aid

(804) 289-8438
finaid@richmond.edu
Fax: (804) 484-1650
 
Queally Center, Suite 214
142 UR Drive
University of Richmond, VA 23173

Open weekdays, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

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