University of the Virgin Islands

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2014 Quick Stats
#2 John Brewers Bay

St. Thomas, VI 00802-9990

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Phone: (340) 776-9200
2013-2014 Tuition
$4,794
in-state
$13,174
out-of-state
Students
2,240
enrolled
30%
male /
70%
female
Admissions
Apr. 30
application deadline

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Summary

University of the Virgin Islands is a public institution. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,240, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 300 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its in-state tuition and fees are $4,794 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $13,174 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Mission Statement
The University of the Virgin Islands is a learner-centered institution dedicated to the success of its students and committed to enhancing the lives of the people of the U.S. Virgin Islands and the wider Caribbean through excellent teaching, innovative research, and responsive community service.Vision Statement The University of the Virgin Islands will be an exceptional U.S. institution of higher education in the Caribbean dedicated to student success, committed to excellence, and pledged to enhancing the social and economic transformation of the U.S. Virgin Islands.Core Values Students First,Learning and Scholarship,Excellence,Teamwork,Collegiality and Shared Governance,Inclusiveness of Ideas,Principled Leadership,Supporting Our Community,Effective Use of Technology,Equitable Reward System,Management Values. High Performing Institution with a Focus on Quality Service Oriented,Uncompromised Integrity,Informed Decision Making,Fiscal Responsibility,Performance Assessment,Emotional and Spiritual Health.

General Information

School type public, coed college
Year founded N/A
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting city
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to University of the Virgin Islands, it's important to note the application deadline is April 30. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at University of the Virgin Islands is $25.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity N/A
Fall 2012 acceptance rate N/A
Application deadline April 30
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 1

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at University of the Virgin Islands is 12:1, and the school has 58.1 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of the Virgin Islands include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Psychology, General; Biology/Biological Sciences, General; and Health Professions and Related Programs.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 12:1
4-year graduation rate 12%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 42%
Education 13%
Psychology, General 10%
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 9%
Health Professions and Related Programs 6%

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Student Life

University of the Virgin Islands has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,240, with a gender distribution of 30 percent male students and 70 percent female students.

Total enrollment 2,423
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

University of the Virgin Islands offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. University of the Virgin Islands also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at University of the Virgin Islands.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

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In-state tuition and fees $4,794 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $13,174 (2013-14)
Room and board $9,900 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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