Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668
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Hampton University is one of the 37 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Virginia. Its campus is small in size and located in Hampton. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,018 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 794 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 78%).

Every year 56% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Hampton University's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $22,630, and fees were $2,811. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $22,630 and $2,811 respectively.


Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate78%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 1 17
Master's degree 0 3
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 80.2%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1932 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
12/01/1979 - 02/28/2012
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
04/01/1967 - 02/28/2012
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
09/29/2001 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
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Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT980 to 1120
ACT20 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $35
Graduates $35

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$575/credit
In State Students$575/credit
Out of State Students$575/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$575/credit
In State Students$575/credit
Out of State Students$575/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $25,875 $25,875 $25,875
ADN 70 $40,250 $40,250 $40,250
BSN 125 $71,875 $71,875 $71,875
FNP 50 $28,750 $28,750 $28,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 95% of Hampton University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 41% $4,633
Other Federal Grant 4% $7,981
State Grant & Scholarships 14% $3,098
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 56% $13,331
Federal Student Loans 76% $11,988
Private Loans 6% $17,548


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$26,352
$30,001 to $48,000$23,196
$48,001 to $75,000$24,508
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000$34,367

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races

Relevant scholarships

Nurses Scholarship - American Legion Auxiliary Department of virginia

Applicants must be daughters, sons grandsons, etc of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the american legion.

Mary Virginia Macrae Memorial Merit Award

A $400.00 nursing education merit award shall be given annually by the Iowa Department of the American Legion Auxiliary in memory of the late Mary Virginia Macrae, who served as the first ...

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Virginia Past Presidents Parley Nurses Scholarship

Applicants must be daughters, sons, grandsons, etc. of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the American Legion. Applicants must be in their senior year or graduates of ...

Edward J. and Virginia M. Routhier Nursing Scholarship

Candidates must be residents of Newport County, and a graduate from a high school in Rhode Island. Scholarships are open to individuals accepted into, and in attendance at any accredited nursing ...

Genevieve Saran Richmond Award

This scholarship has been donated by Leslie and Virginia Fiur to a nursing student with a disability.

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Hampton University
100 E. Queen Street
Hampton, VA 23668

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