South University-Richmond

Glen Allen, VA 23060

South University-Richmond is a private, for profit institution, located in Glen Allen, Virginia. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

South University-Richmond has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

South University-Richmond's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $17,234 and fees $97. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $17,234 and $97 respectively.


Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelFor Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate55%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. RN to BSN
  2. BSN

    The South University BSN program can be completed in seven quarters of full time study. Most students (about 91%) complete the program in time (almost in 40 months).

    The program requires students to complete college algebra prior to applying to the program. The program also requires two math or science electives.

    The program also has additional degree completion track for RNs who want to advance their degree or diploma to BSN. See here RN to BSN tack.

    Program Specific Requirements:

    • Physical examination (including all health records and immunization series)
    • Health Insurance
    • Criminal background check
    • Urine drug screening

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 66
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 13
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 1

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from South University-Richmond

Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond
13.24 miles away
Bryant & Stratton College-Hampton
78.21 miles away
Louise Obici Memorial Hospital
82.29 miles away
Global Health College
84.33 miles away
Stratford University
86.24 miles away
Chamberlain College of Nursing-Virginia
88.4 miles away
ITT Technical Institute-Norfolk
92.52 miles away
ECPI University
95.79 miles away
South University-Virginia Beach
98.56 miles away
American Public University System
114.22 miles away



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$21,154
30k to 48k$20,765
48k to 75k$24,398
75k to 110k$25,405
Over 110k--
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $497.00 $497.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $616.00 $616.00

Student Population













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

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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 [...]

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 [...]

Genevieve Saran Richmond Award

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

More scholarships

Data source: (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing
South University-Richmond
2151 Old Brick Rd
Glen Allen, VA 23060

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