University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, University of Mary Washington is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 6,270 and 4,668 students were accepted.

University of Mary Washington's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $5,772 and fees $5,858. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $20,362 and $5,858 respectively.


Campus LocaleSuburb: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate83%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 15

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from University of Mary Washington

Eastern View High School/Germanna Community College
28.23 miles away
ECPI University - Manassas Campus
34.81 miles away
George Mason University
37.59 miles away
ALMA School of Nursing and Allied Health
38.57 miles away
Alexandria City Schools
41.42 miles away
Star College
42.37 miles away
American International Institute of Health
43.95 miles away
ECPI University - Emerywood Campus
45.08 miles away
College of Southern Maryland - Leonardtown
45.67 miles away
University of the District of Columbia
49.47 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1930 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
09/22/2016 - Current

Admission to School


Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading510 to 620
SAT: Math500 to 590
SAT: Writing490 to 600
ACT Composite22 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$11,899
30k to 48k$14,742
48k to 75k$20,021
75k to 110k$24,554
Over 110k$25,072
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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 $413.00 $1,018.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $531.00 $1,024.00

Student Population













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

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
University of Mary Washington
1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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