University of Mary Washington Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Fredericksburg, VA, University of Mary Washington is one of the best universities in the state of Virginia. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Mary Washington in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Mary Washington.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, University of Mary Washington is often abbreviated as UMW.

1301 College Avenue Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone: (540) 654-2000
Web site:

Rankings: University of Mary Washington

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 11
Score: 73
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.3
Graduation and retention ranking: 3
Average freshman retention rate: 85.0%
6-year graduation rate: 76.3%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 56
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 49.2%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 2.6%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 84.9%
Student selectivity ranking: 37
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1090-1270
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): N/A
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 70.8%
Financial resources rank: 53
Alumni giving rank: 7
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 21.7%

University of Mary Washington History

Essential Facts: University of Mary Washington

Ranking: #16 Regional University South (2017)
Acceptance rate: 72.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: in-state $6,362 / out-of-state $22,240 (2019)
School colors: Grey · Navy blue
Mascot: University of Mary Washington Eagle
Founded: 1908

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 59%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 60%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 62%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, yearbook