University of Virginia-Main Campus

Public, Four-years School Located in Charlottesville, VA

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How much is the UVA tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, UVA's tuition & fees is $22,323 for Virginia residents and $58,950 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $40,113 for Virginia residents and $76,740 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

UVA Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Virginia Residents Tuition & Fees$22,323
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$58,950
Books & Supplies Costs$1,400
On-campus Room & Board$12,890
On-campus Expenses$3,500
Off-campus Room & Board$12,890
Off-campus Expenses$3,500
2023-2024 Estimates
Virginia Residents Tuition & Fees$25,187
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$63,836

How Much Does it Cost to Go to UVA for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $252,444 at UVA. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $325,841. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $223,112.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$60,569$77,708$53,060
Sophomore (2024-25)$62,233$80,155$54,830
Junior (2025-26)$63,943$82,683$56,662
Senior (2026-27)$65,699$85,295$58,560
4 Years Total$252,444$325,841$223,112
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$62,233$80,155$54,830
Sophomore (2025-26)$63,943$82,683$56,662
Junior (2026-27)$65,699$85,295$58,560
Senior (2027-28)$67,504$87,995$60,525
4 Years Total$259,378$336,128$230,577
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$63,943$82,683$56,662
Sophomore (2026-27)$65,699$85,295$58,560
Junior (2027-28)$67,504$87,995$60,525
Senior (2028-29)$69,358$90,785$62,561
4 Years Total$266,503$346,759$238,309
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$65,699$85,295$58,560
Sophomore (2027-28)$67,504$87,995$60,525
Junior (2028-29)$69,358$90,785$62,561
Senior (2029-30)$71,263$93,670$64,670
4 Years Total$273,824$357,746$246,316
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$67,504$87,995$60,525
Sophomore (2028-29)$69,358$90,785$62,561
Junior (2029-30)$71,263$93,670$64,670
Senior (2030-31)$73,221$96,651$66,854
4 Years Total$281,345$369,101$254,611

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, UVA' tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $12,949. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Virginia, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $19,087.
University of Virginia-Main Campus$22,323$58,950
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,570
Public Schools$7,197$12,949
Private Schools$20,875
Virginia Four-years Colleges$19,101
Public Schools$8,992$19,087
Private Schools$19,105

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between UVA and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
University of Virginia-Main CampusCharlottesville, VA$22,323$58,950
University of Michigan-Ann ArborAnn Arbor, MI$17,228$58,072
Colorado School of MinesGolden, CO$21,186$44,376
Texas A & M University-College StationCollege Station, TX$13,099$40,328
University of California-BerkeleyBerkeley, CA$14,850$45,627
University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignChampaign, IL$16,004$34,501
University of FloridaGainesville, FL$6,381$28,659
William & MaryWilliamsburg, VA$25,040$49,412
The University of Texas at AustinAustin, TX$11,678$42,778
University of Wisconsin-MadisonMadison, WI$11,205$40,603
University of California-Los AngelesLos Angeles, CA$13,747$44,524

Financial Aid and COA

At University of Virginia-Main Campus, 7,747 students (45%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $23,989.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at UVA is $52,751 for students living on-campus and $52,751 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 2,101 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $26,818 and the average amount of student loans is $8,639.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$40,113$76,740
COA (off-campus)$40,113$76,740
Tuition & Fees$22,323$58,950
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$17,790$17,790
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$17,790$17,790
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,124$52,751
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,124$52,751
Average Financial Aid$23,989$23,989
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship7,74745%$23,989
Pell Grants2,34314%$4,858
Federal Student Loan3,54620%$6,010
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid2,10154%-
Grants or Scholarships1,31834%$26,818
Federal Grants85822%$5,935
Pell Grants44211%$5,020
Other Federal Grants85722%$3,353
State/Local Grants1634%$13,775
Institutional Grants1,22231%$22,920
Student Loan Aid87322%$8,639
Federal Student Loans82721%$4,947
Other Student Loans2476%$13,970
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level784534$13,213
110,001 or more335122$3,485

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

UVA's acceptance rate is 20.74%. A total of 47,971 applicants applied to and 9,951 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 3,889 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 39.08%.
To apply to UVA, 3 items are required - Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program and Recommendations and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school GPA and Secondary school rank. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate20.74%20.47%20.96%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)39.08%37.94%39.98%
Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Neither Required Nor Recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are considered but not required to apply to UVA. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,440 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 34.
Its SAT score is much higher than the national average score of 1,174. The ACT score is much higher than the national average score of 25.
SAT Total1,4401,3801,500
National Average1,174
Virginia Average1,181
SAT EBRW720690750
SAT Math720690750
ACT Composite343235
National Average25
Virginia Average26
ACT Math333035
ACT English343335

Student Population

University of Virginia-Main Campus has a total of 26,082 students including 17,444 undergraduate and 8,638 graduate students. By gender, there are 11,650 male students and 14,355 female students attending UVA. The school offers online degree programs and 1,038 students enrolled online exclusively (3.98% of all students).
Total26,005 11,65014,355
Undergraduate17,294 7,5669,728
Graduate8,711 4,0844,627

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1827 University Avenue, Charlottesville, VA
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered230 Programs
Online Program Offered14 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered128 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate17.00%
Student Population26,082
Graduation Rate95%
Transfer-out Rate2%
Retention Rate97%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate15 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties2,484 (Full-time), 130 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs9,780 (Full-time), 281 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$139,562
Average Staff Salary$77,583