Admission Process
Apply to Richmond

Apply to Richmond via the Common Application online. Deadlines and required materials can be found on the Application Timeline. The final deadline to apply for first-year admission is January 15, 2015.

Before contacting the Office of Admission to check on your application's status, be sure to read this blog post.

If Richmond is your first choice, consider applying under an Early Decision plan.

Apply for Financial Aid

All first-year applicants wishing to apply for need-based financial aid must submit the 2015-16 FAFSA and CSS PROFILE by February 15, and copies of 2014 tax returns by March 1. See the Financial Aid website for more information.

Winter Visit Opportunities

Campus visits are available to all prospective students on most weekdays and select Saturdays throughout the winter; however, due to final exams and winter break, student-guided tour availability is not guaranteed from December 8 to 23. The University will be closed from December 24 to January 1.

For High School Juniors and Sophomores...

Discover why Richmond should be on your college list. Learn the basics with Fast Facts, explore our unique list of majors, check out what others are saying about Richmond, and always visit our homepage to read features on current students and keep up with campus life.

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The Richmond Guarantee

The University of Richmond now guarantees every undergraduate student funding of up to $4,000 for a summer research or internship experience. As announced on December 8, the Richmond Guarantee gives all students the opportunity to pursue the research or internship experience that best complements their academic pursuits — in any field of endeavor, and in any part of the world.

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