Established in 1908, University of Mary Washington is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Fredericksburg (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Virginia. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, University of Mary Washington (UMW) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. University of Mary Washington (UMW) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 112 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UMW also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of Mary Washington|
|Motto||Pro Deo Domo Patria
For God, Home and Country
|Colours||Navy blue and gray|
|Address||1301 College Avenue
|Tel||+1 (540) 654 1000|
|Fax||+1 (540) 654 1857|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||1301 College Avenue - Lee Hall
(540) 654 2000
800 468 5614
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities II|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
University of Mary Washington's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 286,673 physical volumes, 31,089 physical media, 8,292 digital/electronic medium and 205 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Mary Washington's library has 1 branch.
University of Mary Washington provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,483 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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