University of Richmond Veteran Services & Resources
Is University of Richmond a Good School for Veterans?
Veterans who have decided to continue their education should research their options to see which schools do a good job supporting those with prior military experience. So we've gathered facts about University of Richmond veterans and their studies to help you make your college decision. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: University of Richmond GI Bill® Information
What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on URichmond:
How Does URichmond Rank for Veterans?
How Many Veterans Go to URichmond?
An increased number of veterans enrolling at a particular school means that college faculty are more adept at accommodating and supporting those with previous military experience.
According to the VA, there are 51 GI Bill® students at URichmond. The school has a total enrollment of 4,056 students. This means that around 1.26% of students are using the GI Bill® to help them afford their education. To put that into perspective, about three to four percent of college students in the U.S. are veterans according to the Student Veterans of America.
This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill® and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. It doesn't include military personnel on active duty who are attending this college through Tuition Assistance. The total military population may be higher.
Does URichmond Give Credit for Military Training?
URichmond may consider your military experience and give college credit. Contact the school to find out more about the particulars.
URichmond Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
Complaints to the VA About URichmond
Our data shows that this school has not received any complaints at the VA.
Notes and References
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
- Image Credit: By Andrij Bulba under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
**GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibil.