Shenandoah University

747 reviews
  1. Winchester, VA
  2. 4 Year
C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    B-
  5. Athletics
    C+
  6. Party Scene
    C+
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    C+
  9. Dorms
    B-
  10. Campus Food
    C+
  11. Student Life
    C+
  12. Safety
    B
Shenandoah University is ...
Private not-for-profit, Methodist
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Old Dominion Athletic Conference
Address
1460 University Dr
Winchester, VA 22601
Website

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
83%
SAT Range
880-1110
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Application Website

Cost

Net Price
$28,306/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $24,129/ year
  • $30-48k
    $25,653/ year
  • $49-75k
    $27,303/ year
  • $76-110k
    $27,584/ year
  • $110k+
    $29,626/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
94%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.50 responses
61%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.49 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.50 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,823Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
10%
Pell Grant
28%
Varsity Athletes
21%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 15 responses
Report
  • Friendly
    80%
  • Open-minded
    13%
  • Unique
    7%
  • Global
    0%
  • Tired
    0%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
67%
Poll
41%
of students say they don't have Greek life.39 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.65 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 15 responses
Report
  • Determined : to help every student succeed
    33%
  • Diverse
    33%
  • Small class sizes
    33%
  • Deceiving
    0%
  • Money grubbing corporation
    0%
  • Outgoing
    0%
  • Progressive
    0%

After Shenandoah University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,600/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
55%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.21 responses

Reviews

747 reviews
  • Excellent
    117
  • Very Good
    258
  • Average
    270
  • Poor
    52
  • Terrible
    39
Shenandoah is a unique school with its own flaws and quirks.
  • College Freshman
  • 11 days ago
Lovely school, perfect for a student wanting a challenge.
  • College Sophomore
  • 16 days ago
Shenandoah University was a choice I made based on academics and being closer to home. Even though I have been here at Shenandoah University for only one year not only has my GPA but my confidence in myself has grown tremendously. For that I am tremendously grateful.
  • Senior
  • 18 days ago