It's important to remember that the tuition and fees displayed here may be higher than what your out-of-pockets costs will be. One thing to know: There are options to help make college more affordable. Financial aid, scholarships, grants and work-study programs are a few of those.

2024-25 academic year tuition and fees

Review the following in-state and out-of-state tuition and fees, as well as housing and dining estimates, for the 2024-25 academic year. Once you have details on your estimated tuition and fees, financial aid awards, scholarships and other tuition assistance amounts, use our Comprehensive budget plan (2024-25) to estimate your out-of-pocket costs for the academic year.

Category Virginia resident Non-Virginia resident
Tuition and fees $16,720 $39,884
Room $8,398 $8,398
Dining $5,870 $5,870
Total* $30,988 $54,152

*View footnotes regarding undergraduate tuition and fees

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