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The next Preview Richmond open house will take place on Friday, October 12.

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University of Richmond's Princeton Rankings

The Princeton Review - College and Beyond has named UR as the No. 3 Best-Run College in the 2019 edition of "The Best 384 Colleges" college guide.

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University of Richmond 'Move In Day 2018'

We welcomed the Class of 2022, which is among UR's most academically talented.

Commencement 2018

Commencement 2018

The University of Richmond’s Class of 2018 is heading to coveted jobs and graduate schools all over the world. But as any alum will tell you, the Spider connection is for life.

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A Spider's Guide to RVA

Tracee Carter, '16, takes Spiders on a Richmond adventure, visiting Carytown, the James River, UR Downtown, and more.

Student Blogs: Spider Diaries

Photos from @urichmond

One last #TowerTuesday before Turkey Day.
📸: @escuderoa, '21
Life doesn’t wait – and sometimes, Spiders need your help.
This week's #SpiderSpotting brings us to the border of France and Spain where @kami.kosharova took some time off from studying abroad in Madrid to show off her #SpiderPride while hiking the Pyrenees Mountains.
#Spiders win!
The answer is...yes, we are posting another reflection from yesterday.
A view well worth a full day of rain.
📸: @_kendallstewart, '21
#Spiders win!
😍 #TowerTuesday
We kicked off International Week today by honoring South African culture with the Bok Walk, which celebrated the country's national animal and rugby team mascot.
We're across the Atlantic in Scotland for this week's #SpiderSpotting where @elliebush, '20, showed off her #SpiderPride while studying abroad at the University of Edinburgh.
Thank you, seniors!
Caught us daydreaming of brighter afternoons on Westhampton Lake.