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 Virginia State University Petersburg, Virginia

One Hayden Street
Petersburg, Virginia
23806
804-524-5000
www.vsu.edu

Virginia State University Mission Statement:
Virginia State University, America's first fully state supported four-year institution of higher learning for Blacks, is a comprehensive university and one of two land-grant institutions in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Its mission is to promote and sustain academic programs that integrate instruction, research, and extension/public service in a design most responsive to the needs and endeavors of individuals and groups within its scope of influence. Ultimately, the University is dedicated to the promotion of knowledgeable, perceptive, and humane citizens--secure in their self-awareness, equipped for personal fulfillment, sensitive to the needs and aspirations of others, and committed to assuming productive roles in a challenging and ever-changing global society.
Degree Stats For Virginia State University

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Public 4 yr Masters Colleges and Universities 1, size 6

Geographical Region:
Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV

Chief Administrator:
President Eddie N Moore Jr

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): Suburb: Large

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Master's Colleges and Universities (medium programs)

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
Very high undergraduate

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Postbaccalaureate comprehensive

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Medium four-year, highly residential

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Full-time four-year, inclusive

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 2026
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:19
Typical room charge per year:$3782
Typical board charge per year:$2702
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: Four or more years

Highest Level Offered: Doctor's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
Graduate degree or certificate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: Yes

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

 Athletics

Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Yes
NAIA Member: Implied no
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: Yes
Basketball: Yes
Baseball: Yes
Cross Country/Track: Yes

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 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Virginia State University  Application Fee: Yes
 Out of State Tuition? Yes
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 804-524-5990
 Admissions Office Phone: 804-524-5902


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