University of Virginia's College at Wise

Women's D2 Coach: Meghan Dennehy
3 / 10
2,065 Undergrads / 2,065 Students
1 / 10
$9,874 Net Price
2 / 10
77% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Mountain East (MEC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

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
11 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
25% / 48%
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

The Cavaliers primarily travel in Tennessee and West Virginia. They also travel frequently to Ohio and North Carolina. Additional games are scheduled in Massachusetts, South Carolina and as far south as Georgia and Florida.

Recruit Commits
Kameryn Darrington Hylton Woodbridge, VA Mid
Caroline Earnshaw Woodgrove Woodgrove, VA Mid
Ellie Earnshaw Woodgrove Woodgrove, VA Mid
Katie Allen Forest Park Dumfries, VA Att
Charlotte Hess Tesero Trabuco Canyon, CA Def
Jordan Maddox Tuscarora Frederick, MD Def
Riley Fenster Middleburg Union Middleburg, VT Def
Samantha Hill Granby Norfolk, VA Att
Adia Best Timber Creek Winter Park, FL Goal
Erin Smith Kettle Run Warrington, VA Mid
Ellen Taylor Bozeman Belgrade, MT Mid
Arie Newman Salem Salem, VA Att
Jessie French John Paul the Great Dumfries, VA Mid
Jesse French St. John Paul The Great Dumfries, VA Att, Mid
Ashley Wells Loudon Valley Purcellville, VA Mid
Abby Willis Manchester Midlothian, VA Def
Victoria Locklear Culpeper County Amissville, VA Def
Elsa Girardo Edison VA Goal
Tess Allen Cherokee Canton, GA Mid
Emily Henneberry Cosby Chesterfield, VA Att
Catherine Dina Edison Alexandria, VA Mid
Kerani Davidson Kell Charlotte, NC Def
McKayla Grasham Mercy Upper Falls, MD Att, Mid
Kristin Gobbi Battlefield Haymarket, VA Def
Jessica Apgar Salem Salem, VA Def
Sydney Steinberg Buchholz Gainesville, FL Att, Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By University of Virginia's College at Wise Coaches
Jun 24-27 '19
Wise, VA
Women's 13-18
Jun 24-26 '19
Wise, VA
Women's 13-18
Jun 22-24 '20
Wise, VA
Women's 13-18
Jul 13-15 '20
Wise, VA
Women's 13-18
1 College Avenue, Wise, VA, 24293, Wise, VA, 24293 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Johnson City Tennessee Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Roanoke Virginia Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Lynchburg Virginia Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Danville Virginia Area
  • Lexington Kentucky Area
Where Grads Work
  • Mountain States Health Alliance
  • Wise County Schools/ Coeburn Middle School
  • CGI
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • US Army
  • Wellmont Health System
  • East Tennessee State University
  • Edward Jones
  • Walmart
  • Lowe's Companies Inc.
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools
  • AT&T
  • Sykes
  • Alpha Natural Resources
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Healthcare Services
  • Support
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Research
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Accounting
  • Media and Communication
  • Consulting
  • Legal
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
430 - 540
460 - 550
910 - 1120
17 - 25
17 - 24
18 - 25

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: 390 - 500 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

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

Free ACT and SAT test prep

Free SAT test prep

Applicants 828 390 438
% Admitted 77% 77% 77%
% Admits That Enroll 48% 49% 48%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.42
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)
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Health Professions (26%)
Business (12%)
Communication & Journalism (6%)
Social Sciences (6%)
Psychology (6%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (6%)
Computer & Information Sciences (5%)
Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
Engineering (4%)
Education (4%)
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (3%)
Public Admin. & Social Services (3%)
History (2%)
Legal Professions (2%)
English Language & Literature (2%)
Interdisciplinary Studies (1%)
Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
Physical Sciences (1%)
Engineering Technology (1%)
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics & Statistics
Philosophy & Religious Studies
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).

Net price calculator

Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$10,119 $26,239
Books & Supplies$1,600 $1,600
Cost of Living$10,438 $10,438
Personal Expenses$2,439 $2,439
Sticker Price$24,596 $40,495

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

86% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship85%$12,451
Federal Grants44%$5,006
Pell Grants44%$4,735
Other Federal5%$2,552
State & Local Grants60%$4,139
Institutional Grants79%$7,435
Student Loans46%$5,324
Federal Loans43%$5,170
Other Loans3%$7,749

Financial aid office

Free scholarship search

All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $97.1 Million $47,032

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,000.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $12,000 $213

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 11.8%

Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 789 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $38,400

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: 5.57 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 25% of students graduate on time.

Events Attending
Trackable Events
IWLCA Presidents Cup
Nov 16-18 '18
FL: Kissimmee
IWLCA Capital Cup
Jul 20-22 '18
VA: Midlothian
maybe attending; confirmed attending.
Team Social
Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 1 1
Fondling 1 -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault 1 -
Burglary 8 7
Motor Vehicle Theft - -
Arson - -

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 ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

Teams In Conference
Similar Academic Schools