Virginia Union University

Virginia Union University

Richmond, Virginia

Tuition and Fees

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Virginia Union University for an academic year can be broken down into $15,530 for tuition, $2,331 for fees, $2,000 for books and supplies, $8,598 for room and board and $3,720 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

Books and supplies$2,000
Room and board$8,598
Other expenses$3,720

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionYes
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planYes
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

96% of undergradate students at Virginia Union University received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Virginia Union University consists of 92% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $9,978 on average, 78% receiving pell grants of $4,767 on average, 43% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $8,334 on average, and 79% receiving federal student loans of $6,716 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid


Awarded any Financial Aid

Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid15692%$9,978
Pell grants13278%$4,767
Institutional grants or scholarships7343%$8,334
Federal student loans13479%$6,716

Net Price

Average Net Price


Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $20,636 compared to net price of $20,651 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $24,647 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $23,353 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $27,322 in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$20,636
$30,001 – $48,000$20,651
$48,001 – $75,000$24,647
$75,001 – $110,000$23,353
$110,001 and more$27,322

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Virginia Union University is $133,694. The cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 2% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Virginia Union University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

4-year Sticker Price

Year Sticker Price