Founded in 1954, The University of Virginia's College at Wise is a non-profit public state liberal arts higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the medium town of Wise (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Virginia. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, The University of Virginia's College at Wise (UVa-Wise) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. The University of Virginia's College at Wise (UVa-Wise) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 66 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. UVa-Wise 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||The University of Virginia's College at Wise|
|Colours||Red and gray|
|Address||1 College Avenue
|Tel||+1 (276) 328 0100|
|Fax||+1 (276) 328 0251|
|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 required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is neither required nor recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||One College Avenue
(276) 328 0102
888 282 9324
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
The University of Virginia's College at Wise's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 101,028 physical volumes, 11,267 physical media and 133 licensed digital/electronic databases.
The University of Virginia's College at Wise provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 455 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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