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University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, Virginia


University of Mary Washington

Public 4 Year

About University of Mary Washington

The University of Mary Washington is a public university in Virginia that focuses on undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences. The core of its main campus of roughly 4,000 mostly residential students in Fredericksburg, Virginia is the College of Arts and Sciences, which offers degrees in various liberal arts disciplines. The university began a BSN completion program in fall of 2014 to allow AS-prepared nurses to earn a bachelor's degree in their field. A College of Education and a College of Business offer advanced degrees. Around 450 students are enrolled in the university's graduate programs.


Located in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

1301 College Ave, Fredericksburg, VA, 22401-5300, Fredericksburg City

University of Mary Washington Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2021 Best Colleges in America

#396 of 6828

2021 Best Colleges in Virginia

#12 of 158

Best Historic preservation and conservation Colleges & Universities in America

#7 of 25

Most Popular Majors

Out of 17 majors categories at University of Mary Washington, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from University of Mary Washington within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years

Notable Alumni