Virginia Wesleyan University

Women's D3 Coach: Nicole DeSalvia
2 / 10
1,436 Undergrads / 1,470 Students
8 / 10
$26,231 Net Price
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70% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Old Dominion (ODAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

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
12 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
46% / 52%
Calendar System
Four-one-four plan
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
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 games are scheduled in schools around Virginia and Maryland. The team also travels to New Jersey. The team typically plays in neutral sites during preseason in areas of Virginia. Other trips taken in the past include Clermont, Florida and Chestertown, Maryland.

Recruit Commits
Jordan Moilanen ThunderRidge Highlands Ranch, CO Goal
Yaminah Lewis Laney Wilmington, NC Def
Marin Bomar Forest Park Woodbridge, VA Att
Avery Frangelli Penncrest Glen Mills, PA Att
Liza Holford Smyrna DE Mid
Valentina Jones North Point Waldorf, MD Mid
Jordan Callahan Paul VI Sicklerville, NJ Mid
Alexis Pulliam Menchville Newport News, VA Def
Rachel Fuller Mukwonago Mukwonago, WI Mid
Marie Lerch Brentsville Bristow, VA Att, Mid
Abagail Shope Blackhawk Beaver Falls, PA Att, Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
5817 Wesleyan Drive, Virginia Beach, VA, 23455, Virginia Beach, VA, 23455 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Roanoke Virginia Area
  • Dover Delaware Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
Where Grads Work
  • Virginia Beach City Public Schools
  • Virginia Beach City Government
  • Tidewater Community College
  • US Army
  • Capital One
  • US Navy
  • Bank of America
  • USAA
  • Dominion Virginia Power
  • Norfolk Public Schools
  • Dominion Enterprises
  • Henrico County Public Schools
  • Wells Fargo
  • PepsiCo
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Administrative
  • Media and Communication
  • Community and Social Services
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Program and Project Management
  • Consulting
  • Healthcare Services
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
430 - 530
463 - 570
980 - 1190
17 - 25
17 - 26
19 - 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: 425 - 530 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 2,231 943 1,257
% Admitted 70% 69% 72%
% Admits That Enroll 27% 30% 25%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.21
  • 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)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (16%)
    Psychology (11%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (10%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (9%)
    Social Sciences (8%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (4%)
    Foreign Languages (4%)
    Education (4%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (3%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (2%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    History (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


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

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$36,660
    Books & Supplies$1,500
    Cost of Living$8,944
    Personal Expenses$3,100
    Sticker Price$50,204

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$21,993
    Federal Grants44%$4,482
    Pell Grants44%$4,203
    Other Federal29%$465
    State & Local Grants67%$2,950
    Institutional Grants99%$18,181
    Student Loans77%$7,246
    Federal Loans76%$5,692
    Other Loans10%$12,849

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $56.8 Million $38,619

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $15,830 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 7.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 872 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $40,700

    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: 6.88 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 46% 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 2 2
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary - -
    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 InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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