Virginia Tech

Women's WCLA Contact: Shannon Condon
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27,193 Undergrads / 34,440 Students
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$18,700 Net Price
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70% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
63% / 84%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are in-state. The team also travels to California, Maryland, and South Carolina.

Recruit Commits
Joie Funk Western Albemarle Charlottesville, VA Mid
Maria Keener Stone Bridge Ashburn, VA Mid
Kateri Krause Mount St. Joseph Jenkintown, PA Mid
Marissa Mastrianni Norwalk Norwalk, CT Mid
Leanne Janowski Herndon Reston, VA Mid
Marguerite Keane Loudoun Valley Purcellville, VA Mid
Jamie Chang Centreville Clifton, VA Att
Shannon Condon James Madison Dunn Loring, VA Def
Megan Lenskold Archbishop Spalding Ellicott City, MD Mid
Grace Tunis Worcester Prep Ocean City, MD Att
Anna Flach Bishop O'Connell Annandale, VA Def
Sam Zucker Washington-Lee Arlington, VA Goal
Julia Fyffe Washington-Lee Arlington, VA Mid, Def
Gabrielle Parisi South Lakes Reston, VA Mid, Def
Christina Rusinski Madison Oakton, VA Mid, Def
Jackie McGuinness Oakton Oakton, VA Mid
Katherine Thomas South Lakes Oakhill, VA Mid
Anya Fisher Broadneck Annapolis, MD Mid
Mackenzie McMillan Indian Hill Cincinnati, OH Mid
Jackie Ortega Staples Westport, CT Def
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
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Where Grads Live
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Roanoke Virginia Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
Where Grads Work
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • IBM
  • US Army
  • Capital One
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Deloitte
  • US Navy
  • Accenture
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Microsoft
  • Wells Fargo
  • Boeing
  • Cisco
  • United States Air Force
What Grads Do
  • Engineering
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Research
  • Sales
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Program and Project Management
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Arts and Design
  • Marketing
  • Media and Communication
  • Healthcare Services
  • Support
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
540 - 640
590 - 690
1190 - 1380
24 - 31
25 - 30
25 - 30

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 530 - 640 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 27,423 16,260 11,163
% Admitted 70% 68% 74%
% Admits That Enroll 36% 35% 36%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.64
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Engineering (26%)
    Business (20%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (9%)
    Social Sciences (8%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
    Agriculture (4%)
    Communication & Journalism (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Psychology (3%)
    Physical Sciences (3%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    Architecture (2%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    History (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Public Admin. & Social Services
    Engineering Technology
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$13,230 $29,975
    Books & Supplies$1,150 $1,150
    Cost of Living$8,920 $8,920
    Personal Expenses$2,940 $2,940
    Sticker Price$26,240 $42,885

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    65% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship43%$8,261
    Federal Grants16%$5,728
    Pell Grants14%$4,349
    Other Federal6%$4,405
    State & Local Grants20%$3,557
    Institutional Grants36%$5,416
    Student Loans40%$8,517
    Federal Loans39%$5,593
    Other Loans8%$16,064

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $988 Million $28,676

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,250.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $21,110 $247

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.6%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,159 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $62,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 3.94 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 63% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 12 5
    Fondling 5 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 30 25
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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