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Regent University

Virginia Beach, VA

At A Glance

Main Address

1000 Regent University Dr

Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5037

https://www.regent.edu/

Admission Office

1000 Regent University Drive

Virginia Beach, VA 23464-9800

(757) 352-4127

Fax : (757) 352-4381

admissions@regent.edu

Contact : Heidi Cece

Assistant VP of Enrollment Management

Type of School

Medium

Private

university

4-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Interdenominational

College Board Code: 4452

Quick Facts

Regular Application Deadline : August 1

Percentage of students graduating within 6 years : 58.0%

Total undergraduates : 4,413

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 386

Percentage of financial need met (average) : 53.0%

Average financial aid package : $8,224.00

In-State Tuition : $20,120.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $20,120.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Associate

Bachelor's

Master's

Doctoral

Setting

Large City (250-500k)

Suburban

Residential campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: Aug 1

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : May 1 (or within 2 week(s) if notified after May 1st)

Housing deposit due : May 1

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : May 1

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Mar 15

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : Jul 1

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Student-faculty ratio : 19 to 1

Degrees Offered in : Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral degrees

Graduating in 6 years : 58.0%

Returning for sophomore year : 78.0%

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Most Popular Majors

Bachelor's
Business/Marketing : 22.0%
Communications/Journalism : 14.0%
Psychology : 14.0%
Theology and Religious Vocations : 13.0%
English : 7.0%
Security and Protective Services : 6.0%
Computer and Information Sciences : 5.0%
Education : 5.0%
Public Administration and Social Services : 5.0%

Associates
Theology and Religious Vocations : 32.0%
Health Professions : 23.0%
Liberal Arts : 19.0%
Computer and Information Sciences : 10.0%
Business/Marketing : 7.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biophysics B

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting B
Business Administration and Management, General A B M
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General B
International Business/Trade/Commerce B
Management Information Systems, General B
Marketing/Marketing Management, General B
Organizational Behavior Studies B D M

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Broadcast Journalism M
Journalism M
Speech Communication and Rhetoric B D M

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects B

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Science B
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance B M
Information Technology A B

Education
Administration of Special Education M
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching M
Early Childhood Education and Teaching B
Education, General B D M
Educational Leadership and Administration, General M
Elementary Education and Teaching M
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration M
Mathematics Teacher Education M
Special Education and Teaching, General M
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor M

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician B

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General B

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General A
Health/Health Care Administration/Management B
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse M

History
History, General A B

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal B
Legal Studies M

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
General Studies A

Mathematics & Statistics
Mathematics, General B

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Gerontology B

Philosophy & Religious Studies
Christian Studies A
Religion/Religious Studies B D M

Psychology
Clinical Psychology D M
Counseling Psychology D M
Psychology, General A B

Public Administration & Social Services
Public Administration B M
Public Policy Analysis B M

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A B

Social Sciences
International Relations and Affairs M
Political Science and Government, General B M

Theology & Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies B M
Missions/Missionary Studies M
Theology/Theological Studies B D M

Visual & Performing Arts
Acting M
Cinematography and Film/Video Production B M
Directing and Theatrical Production M
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General M
Film/Cinema/Media Studies M
Fine/Studio Arts, General M
Playwriting and Screenwriting M
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management B
Visual and Performing Arts, General M

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Honors Program

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Teacher Certification

Internships

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Washington Semester

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

130 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Wireless network available

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Where Graduates Go

Within one year of receiving their bachelor’s degree:

Law : 2.0%

Business : 1.0%

Medical : 1.0%

Other : 13.0%

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : Moot court city council chamber, experimental theater, cinema-television production studio, film sound stage, screening theaters, technical studios

Geographic Location : 8 miles from Norfolk.

Large City

Suburban

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : 4,413

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 386

Degree-seeking undergrads : 4,125

Graduate enrollment : 5,996

Student General Information

All students average age : 32

Full time students average age : 28

In state students : 41.0%

Out of state students : 59.0%

Part Time students : 42.0%

Percentage of males : 39.0%

Percentage of females : 61.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 5.0%

Black African American : 27.0%

Asian : 2.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 9.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 2.0%

White : 54.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : Regent in the News

Student Newspaper URL : https://www.regent.edu/news-events/

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 53.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 16.0%

Housing Options

Apartments For Married Students

Apartments For Single Students

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $350.00

Housing deposit due : May 1

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Royals

Sport Member : NCCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Club

Counseling And Wellness

Chaplain/spiritual director

Financial aid counseling

Career counseling

Veteran's counselor

Employment services for undergraduates

Health services

Legal services

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Academic Support Programs

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

Y

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

Y

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

Y

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's Club

Cheerleading

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Ice Hockey

Men's Club

Women's Club

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's Club

Softball

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Track and Field

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Ultimate Frisbee

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Volleyball

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $50.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Total applicants : 2,344

Admitted : 2,005

Enrolled : 386

Less selective 86.0% of applicants admitted

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Academic GPA

Standardized Test Scores

Important

Application Essay

Considered

Character/Personal Qualities

Recommendations

Rigor of secondary school record

Test Policies for Admission Decisions

Required: SAT or ACT

SAT score use policy

Highest Section Scores Across Test Dates

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

GPA scores, test scores, and an essay are all required along with application.

High school class rank of incoming freshmen

Top Tenth : 10.0%

Top Quarter : 34.0%

Top Half : 65.0%

Bottom Half : 35.0%

Bottom Quarter : 11.0%

GPAs of incoming freshmen

3.5 - 3.74 : 16.0%

3.25 - 3.49 : 12.0%

3.00 - 3.24 : 7.0%

2.50 - 2.99 : 14.0%

2.00 - 2.49 : 8.0%

1.00 - 1.99 : 4.0%

Below 1.00 : 1.0%

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

700 - 800 : 8.0%

600 - 699 : 30.0%

500 - 599 : 45.0%

400 - 499 : 17.0%

For the SAT, we don't yet have information on the percent of freshmen in each score range. We'll post that information when it's available in spring 2017.

SAT Math

700 - 800 : 3.0%

600 - 699 : 21.0%

500 - 599 : 43.0%

400 - 499 : 30.0%

300 - 399 : 3.0%

For the SAT, we don't yet have information on the percent of freshmen in each score range. We'll post that information when it's available in spring 2017.

ACT Composite

30 - 36 : 7.0%

24 - 29 : 31.0%

18 - 23 : 46.0%

12 - 17 : 16.0%

ACT Math

30 - 36 : 3.0%

24 - 29 : 30.0%

18 - 23 : 31.0%

12 - 17 : 36.0%

ACT English

30 - 36 : 12.0%

24 - 29 : 25.0%

18 - 23 : 44.0%

12 - 17 : 18.0%

6 - 11 : 1.0%

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : Yes

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: The university awards credit equivalent to Regent courses, as determined by the academic departments. The Registrar's Office provides an online guide to assist students in selecting the right AP exam to satisfy the appropriate course requirement.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

History

0

0

English

0

4

Math

0

3

Science

0

3

Social Studies

0

3

Foreign Language

0

3

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : 48.0% and Percent who submitted ACT scores : 16.0%

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

470 - 590

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

520 - 630

ACT Composite

19 - 25


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

3

ARTA 121

All

3-D Art and Design

3

3

ARTA 312

All

Art History

3

3

GENE 200

All

Biology

3

8

BIOL 121 BIOL 122

All

Calculus AB

3

4

MATH 211

All

Calculus BC

3

4

MATH 212

All

Chemistry

3

8

CHEM 121 CHEM 122

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

GOVT 220

All

Computer Science A

3

3

ISYS 214

All

Computer Science Principles

3

3

CSCI 201/221

All

Drawing

3

3

ARTA 120

All

English Language and Composition

3

3

ENGL 101

All

English Literature and Composition

3

6

ENGL 205 ENGL 499

All

Environmental Science

3

4

EASC 101

All

European History

3

6

HIST 368 & 369

All

French Language and Culture

3

6

FREN 101 & 102

All

German Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Human Geography

3

3

GEOG 101

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Latin

3

3

--

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECON 230

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECON 120

All

Music Theory

3

3

TREL 100

All

Physics 1

3

3

--

All

Physics 2

3

3

--

All

Physics B

3

--

--

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PHYS 222

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHYS 221

All

Psychology

3

3

PSYC 102

All

Research

3

3

ENGL 102

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

6

SPAN 101 & 102

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

6

SPAN 310 & 311

All

Statistics

3

3

MATH 201

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

GOVT 240

All

United States History

3

6

HIST 201 & 202

All

World History: Modern

3

3

HIST 211

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

6

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

6

Biology

50

6

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

3

Chemistry

50

6

College Algebra

50

3

College Mathematics

50

6

English Literature

50

6

French I

50

6

French II

62

12

German I

50

6

German II

63

12

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Humanities

50

6

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Natural Science

50

6

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Social Sciences and History

50

6

Spanish I

50

6

Spanish II

66

12

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 42.0%

% of loans / jobs : 58.0%

% of freshmen with need who received financial aid : 100.0%

% of need met : 53.0%

Average 1st year financial aid package : $8,224.00

Avg non need-based aid : $8,910.00

Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $11,511.00

Avg need-based loan : $3,282.00

Avg indebtedness at graduation : $32,982.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Mar 15

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Rachael Moser

Financial aid office phone : (757) 352-4125

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

State aid form

Institution's own financial aid form

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $624.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): --

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Alumni Affiliation

Athletics

Leadership

ROTC

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

ROTC Programs

ROTC, Army : Offered at a cooperating institution

ROTC, Navy : Offered at a cooperating institution

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$20,120.00

$20,120.00

$20,120.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$20,120.00

$20,120.00

$20,120.00

Room and board:

$7,220.00

$10,845.00

$2,520.00

Books and supplies:

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$1,953.00

$1,953.00

$1,953.00

Transportation expenses:

$1,350.00

$1,350.00

$1,350.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$31,643.00

$35,268.00

$26,943.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$31,643.00

$35,268.00

$26,943.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: 15

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2.5

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 60

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 90

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 30

Admission Requirements (Required)

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Total students who applied for transfer: 2,385

Transfers admitted percentage: 97.0%

Transfers admitted: 2,335

Transfers enrolled percentage: 34.0%

Transfers enrolled: 833

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Senior

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Re-entry advisor

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $50.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $20,120.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $7,220.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $10,845.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $624.00

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Total Amount Awarded: $78,180.00

Number of enrolled international undergraduates received aid: 6

Non-resident aliens must submit the following financial aid forms:

Foreign Student Certification of Finances

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 90

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser