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Apply to Richmond via the Common Application or Coalition Application. The first application deadline is November 1, for Early Action and Early Decision I. To be considered for the Richmond Scholars Program, be sure to submit your application by December 1.

If Richmond is your first choice, consider applying under an Early Decision plan. Contact your admission counselor if you have questions.

Fall Visit Opportunities

Campus visits are available to all prospective students on most weekdays and Saturdays throughout the fall.

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.

University of Richmond

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.

A Spider

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

🚨 ATTN #SPIDERS 🚨 we interrupt your regularly scheduled programming to bring you a special midweek edition of #SpiderSpotting.
Looking back on stormy days at #URichmond.
Chapel courtyard on University of Richmond’s campus under some gloomy skies ☁️🙏
Fall Break has flown by like the clouds over Jepson.
Spending our sunny afternoon admiring the architecture on Stern Quad.
Shoutout to @chelseapiserchia, '18, who brought her #SpiderPride to the Grand Canyon for this week's #SpiderSpotting.
There’s no better way to kick off Fall Break than with a relaxing Saturday on Westhampton Lake.
📸: @sanaazem, '22
@spiderwgolf accurately portraying our Fall Break mood.
Throwing it back to last fall because we’re missing these views.
University officials are closely monitoring the status of Hurricane Michael.
A group of students under the leadership of #URichmond biology professor Jennifer Sevin has been raising, tagging, and releasing monarch butterflies as part of an international conservation effort to protect the declining monarch population.
Peeking at blue skies on a balmy Monday.
This week's #SpiderSpotting takes us across the Atlantic to Scotland where @andrew_jaxn, '22, showed off his #SpiderPride at Edinburgh Castle.