Virginia Wesleyan University is Affiliated With the United Methodist Faith.
Like many colleges with a religious affiliation, VWU is not "faith based" and is therefore unlikely to require a religious studies component. If an affinity with the United Methodist faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best United Methodist Colleges and Universities.
VWU Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 9.0% of the student population at VWU. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit VWU Disability Services.
VWU for the Military
While not a "service academy", VWU does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit VWU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our VWU for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Virginia Wesleyan University
VWU offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Virginia Wesleyan University
VWU has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,374 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 1,319 (96.0%). Part-time attendance was 55 (4.0%).
Virginia Wesleyan University is Ranked #677 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, VWU is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank VWU #677 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Virginia Wesleyan University Competes in the NCAA
VWU has a total of 340 student athletes, 173 men and 167 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$2,111,311|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$2,111,311|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Virginia Wesleyan University Athletics