Virginia University Of Lynchburg

Overview of Virginia University Of Lynchburg

The main campus of Virginia University of Lynchburg is in Lynchburg, VA (a small city). The school is a Baptist institution. Virginia University of Lynchburg is a private, not-for-profit school. The school offers degrees up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Virginia University of Lynchburg students most commonly major in a field related to liberal arts, religion and philosophy.

Virginia University of Lynchburg Selectivity

The school admits all qualified candidates under its open-admission policy.


The school's faculty/student ratio compares favorably with most colleges.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 217 enrolled students. Virginia University of Lynchburg has a larger minority student population than most schools. Older students (40+ years old, e.g.) are welcome and common at the school.

Student Life

Meal plans are available.

Virginia University of Lynchburg Tuition and Affordability

The school offers comparatively low-priced tuition.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Virginia University of Lynchburg

Virginia University of Lynchburg
2058 Garfield Ave
Lynchburg , VA 24501

Virginia University of Lynchburg Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy24religion, ministry
Business and Management18business and related services
Liberal Arts8liberal arts and sciences, sociology

Number of programs and degrees for Virginia University of Lynchburg in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree61
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years101
Bachelor's degree263
Doctor's degree81
First-professional degree01

Virginia University of Lynchburg Student Body

Virginia University of Lynchburg is a historically black college.

In 2007-2008, Virginia University of Lynchburg had a total enrollment of 217 students (170 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
(Foreign Students) 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 1%
20-21 2%
22-24 5%
25-29 3%
30-34 3%
35-39 6%
40-49 26%
50-64 45%
65+ 8%

Virginia University of Lynchburg Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 31 %
Part-Time 59 %

Virginia University of Lynchburg Room and Board (2007)

Virginia University of Lynchburg offers campus housing for 48 of its 170 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Lynchburg, Virginia for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Virginia Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Virginia University of Lynchburg Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,300
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,300
Room and board $ 8,577
Room charge $ 1,600
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,000
Books and supplies $ 650
Other expenses $ 5,577

Financial Aid:
Virginia University of Lynchburg participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 376200)

Virginia University of Lynchburg Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*0*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year1*1*
Associate professoracademic year1*1*
Assistant professoracademic year2*1*
Instructoracademic year9$10,1114$11,250
All faculty totalacademic year13$12,0007$14,500

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Virginia University of Lynchburg Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Religion And Philosophy
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Religion/Religious Studies

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Virginia University of Lynchburg Highlights

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What Sets Virginia University of Lynchburg Apart:

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Top 6%Virginia University of Lynchburg Minority % of student body
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 10%Virginia University of Lynchburg Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in liberal arts
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Top 10%Virginia University of Lynchburg % of degrees in liberal arts
Male % of student body
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 17%Virginia University of Lynchburg Male % of student body
Dorm rooms per full-time student
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Top 17%Virginia University of Lynchburg Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in religion and philosophy
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Top 19%Virginia University of Lynchburg % of degrees in religion and philosophy

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