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University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, VA

According to its mission statement, "The University of Mary Washington is one of Virginia’s outstanding publicliberal arts universities, providing a superior education that inspires and enables our students to make positive changes in the world. The University is a place where faculty, students, and staff share inthe creation and exploration of knowledge through freedom of inquiry,personal responsibility, and service. UMW regards the provision of highquality instruction as its most important function." [Source]

Website: http://www.umw.edu/

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3,660
Undergraduate
Enrollment
59%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$13,830
In-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)
$30,256
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)

11:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
2.7%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

NO

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

YES

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

NO

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 7/11/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.