The University of Virginia's College at Wise

country rank  1330
world rank  4630

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University Overview

Founded in 1954, The University of Virginia's College at Wise is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Wise (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Virginia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, The University of Virginia's College at Wise (UVa-Wise) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of Virginia's College at Wise (UVa-Wise) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 65 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UVa-Wise
Founded 1954
Colours Red and gray

University Location

Address 1 College Avenue
Wise (population range: 2,500-9,999)
24293-4400 Virginia
United States
T +1 (276) 328 0100
F +1 (276) 328 0251

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office One College Avenue
Wise 24293-4412
+1 (276) 328 0102
888 282 9324

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to The University of Virginia's College at Wise's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019