Quick Stats

  • Avg. SAT Score
    1295
  • Annual Tuition (in-state excl. fees)
    $45,320
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Program Enrollment
    477
  • University Selectivity
    31%
  • University Yield
    26%
  • Job Offers
    82%
  • Average Salary
    $54,212
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services
  • School Status
    Private
  • Accreditation
    AACSB Accredited
  • B-School Founded
    1949
  • Program Length
    Four Year
Contact Information
1 Gateway Road
University of Richmond, Virginia 23173, United States
Website
405x225

Robins School of Business

At the Robins School of Business, we strive to provide our students with the best business education in the world. It may sound like a lofty goal, but it is ever present in our minds and at the heart of everything we do. The Robins School takes a four-pronged approach to business education: blending classroom instruction from teacher-scholars who are experts in the field; creating learning opportunities that extend well beyond the classroom; fostering relationships with leading business and government organizations; and developing a global outlook rooted in integrated coursework with international experiences.

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The real world experience that we have spread throughout all areas of business. Each professor is genuinely interested in our achievement and successes helping to put us in the best position to do that in the future.

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About University of Richmond

Admissions

Admissions Selectivity
31% University of Richmond 59% Average Across All Schools

Most Important Admissions Factors
  1. Secondary school record
  2. High school GPA
  3. Recommendations
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
9825% 9,825
31% 31
26% 26
31% School Selectivity
26% School Yield
Demographics of Applicants
  • Male Applicants
  • Female Applicants
  • International Applicants
  • U.S. Applicants
Required Tests
  • SAT or ACT
  • Are Interviews Required? Not required
Additional Requirements:

If international students’ first language is not English, they must submit TOEFL. Transfer students may apply for admission in fall or spring semester. Check the website for details.

Total Applications to Program
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
0% 0.0
Program Requirements
  • Admissions managed by Business Program
  • Are interviews required? Not offered
Required Tests

Transfer Requirements
  • How internal transfers are handled
  • Min college GPA for transfers 2.7
  • Other transfer requirements Must have completed at least 12 units of coursework including Principles of Microeconomics, Fundamentals of Financial Accounting and Calculus I.
Freshman Requirements
  • Freshman admissions No
  • Percent of admitted applicants who are freshmen
  • Min GPA required in pre-business courses?
  • How freshmen are admitted
Other requirements for freshmen

The Robins School of Business does not have a separate admissions process; we have a minimum undergraduate GPA, coursework & units requirement for sophomore students to declare a major or minor within the school.

Careers

Financial Services 21%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 15%
  • Other 14%
  • Manufacturing 5%
Deloitte 15
Top Employer
  • PwC 10
  • EY 8
  • KPMG 5
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
82% Robins School of Business 78% Average Across All Schools

More Information
Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
72% 72
62% 61.74527272727272
72% Receive Offers
67% 67
59% 59.252482758620694
67% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
10% 10
16% 15.83261363636364
10% Receive Offers
13% 13
17% 16.796475409836066
13% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
2% 2
9% 9.05625
2% Receive Offers
5% 5
9% 9.484761904761905
5% Accept Offers
81% Graduates seeking full-time employment
19% Graduates not seeking employment
99% Percentage of graduates for whom employment information is available
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
15% 15
$60,469.00
40K 70K
Finance/Accounting
50% 50
$57,472.00
43K 70K
General Management
3% 3
$53,667.00
51K 55K
Human Resources
1% 1
$40,000.00 Data not provided
Management Information Systems
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
22% 22
$46,239.00
30K 685K
Operations/Production
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Logistics/Transportation
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Other
9% 9
$51,714.00
35K 65K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Accounting
30% 30
$54,688.00
48K 60K
Consumer Products/Retail
6% 6
$56,333.00
47K 66K
Consulting
15% 15
$61,438.00
40K 70K
Financial Services
21% 21
$63,114.00
45K 70K
Government/Education
4% 4
$47,250.00
40K 54K
Pharma/Biotech/Health
1% 1
$35,000.00 Data not provided
Manufacturing
5% 5
$43,000.00
35K 52K
Media/Entertainment
4% 4
$48,375.00
45K 53K
Non-Profit
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Real Estate
1% 1
$45,000.00 Data not provided
Sports/Leisure
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Technology/Science
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Transportation
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Utilities
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Other
14% 14
$40,633.00
30K 55K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
26% 26
$57,571.00
37K 70K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
62% 62
$53,258.00
30K 70K
U.S. South
4% 4
$55,000.00
35K 70K
U.S. Southwest
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
U.S. Midwest
2% 2
$43,500.00
35K 52K
U.S. West
6% 6
$52,083.00
40K 63K
U.S. Possessions/Territories
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Canada
0% 0
$0.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Internship Employers / Interns Hired
  • PwC 10
  • EY 9
  • Deloitte 5
  • Altria 3
  • Merrill Lynch 3
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 9
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 68
Career Services
  • Number of companies that recruited students on campus 50
  • Number of companies that posted full-time jobs on school message boards 761
Other activities and career services provided to undergraduate business students:
Provide on-site career advising, programs and other resources to explore careers, develop skills and connect with employers and alumni. Signature programs include Spider Road Trips (site visits across the country to employer offices), industry-specific career expos, student-alumni networking events and UR Career Connections LinkedIn group. Business School also offers Q Camp (weekend conference to enhance professional and career skills), Executives in Residence and the Robins Mentoring program.

Cost

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$56,640
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $45,320
  • Expenses $11,320
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$56,640
Total Yearly Cost
  • Tuition $45,320
  • Expenses $11,320
63% Percent of Institutional Grants or Scholarships 11% Percent of Full-tuition Institutional Grants or Scholarships
Basis for Grants or Scholarships
  • Need 64%
  • Merit 8%
More Information
Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid Management No
  • Website http://financialaid.richmond.edu
Scholarships
$10,162,836
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students last year
$9,294,026
Total aid distributed to undergrad business students this year
Loans
  • Loan Guarantee Policy No
  • Max Loan Guarantee Per Year

Academics

Average Class Size
  • Robins School of Business
  • All Schools
Core Business Classes
24% 22
50% 46
Elective Business Classes
33% 19
50% 29
Required Classes with a Waiting List
Robins School of Business 13 Average Across All Schools

* On the First Day of Enrollment
Top Areas of Study
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship and Management
More Information
Business Program Classes
39% Less than 20 Students 0% More than 50 Students
61% 21 to 50 students
19 Average number of students in non-business required electives
65 Different Elective Courses
New Electives
  • Strategic Marketing Planning
  • Digital Marketing
  • Healthcare Administration & Management
  • Managing Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Business in Latin America
  • Program length Four Year
  • Last change to curriculum 2011
Degrees Offered
  • B.S.B.A.
Faculty
  • All Faculty
  • Tenured
85% 85
71% 71
Prominent Faculty
  • Robert Phillips

    Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Steve Tallman

    International Business Strategy

  • Joe Ben Hoyle

    Financial Accounting

  • Are work study or co-ops available? Yes
  • Description of work study / co-ops:

    Work study positions are available in the Robins School of Business ranging from student research assistant positions to summer fellowship opportunities.

  • Is study abroad available? Yes
  • Description of study abroad programs:

    Almost half of the majors in the Robins School of Business choose to study abroad during their undergraduate experience. Most travel to student at one of our 52 international partner universities spanning 26 different countries.

  • Is community service or volunteering available? Yes
  • Description of community service/volunteering:

    Students have access to the Center for Civic Engagement and all business related clubs and organizations incorporate a volunteer service-learning component into their organizational missions and activities.

Students

67% Students in Top 10% of High School Class
1380 75th Percentile Score on SAT 31 75th Percentile Score on ACT
Student Body Breakdown
  • International Students
  • U.S. Students
  • Male Students
  • Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
58% 58
Other
13% 13
Not Reported
11% 11
* Percentages are for U.S. citizens in most recent entering class; only top three responses shown.
More Information
U.S. Regional Breakdown
2%
10%
43%
4%
9%
31%
Student Citizenship
U.S.
80% 80
Other Non-U.S. Citizenship
13% 13
Dual Citizenship
3% 3
Canada
1% 1
19 Average age of full-time students
94% Freshman retention rate
Graduation Rate
  • 4 Years
  • 6 Years
82% 82
85% 85

Alumni

Alumni Donors
Total Living Alumni 9,108
Alumni Donations
$793 Average Gift $180,000 Largest Gift

Donor information is confidential.

Most Prominent Alumni
  • Melanie Liddle Healey, B'83

    Group President of North America and Global, Hyper, Mass Channel, Procter & Gamble Company

  • George W. Wellde, B'74

    Retired Vice Chairman, Securities Division, Goldman Sachs, Inc.

  • Cammie Dunaway, B'84

    U.S. President and Global Chief Marketing Officer, KidZania