It's Time to Choose

When you choose Richmond, you’re signing up for four years of integrated academic exploration, sharing in decades of traditions, and making lifelong friendships.

You'll be surrounded by valedictorians, National Merit Scholars, accomplished leaders, humanitarians, student-athletes, and artists. You’ll learn from leading teacher-scholars.

You’ll study abroad anywhere from Australia to Peru to Tanzania, and receive guaranteed funding — up to $4,000 — for a summer internship or research experience.

You’ll graduate, join the global Spider alumni network, and keep coming back for Homecoming and Reunion.

Ready for Richmond? Deposit now.

You're In Good Company

Congratulations on your admission! Here's a little more information about the students admitted to Richmond this year, whom we hope will enroll in our first-year class of 800:

  • 724 straight-A students
  • 96 valedictorians (of those with rank)
  • 397 IB Diploma candidates (or equivalent)
  • Of those with rank, 45% ranked between 1st and 10th in their class
  • Of those with rank, 76% ranked in the top 10% of their class
  • 306 students scored at least one perfect 800 on an SAT section
  • 92% hold at least one leadership position
  • 154 student government/class presidents
  • 115 Eagle Scout/Gold Award recipients
  • 157 Editors-in-Chief of newspapers/yearbooks
  • 373 students recognized at the state level
  • 70 students recognized at the national/international level
  • Representation from 47 states and 52 countries