About Regent University
On Campus Housing
Regent University is a private-not-for-profit institution established in the year 1978 by Dr. M.G. Pat Robertson. The university is located in a 70 acres area in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The university serves as a center of Christian thought having core values which include Excellence, Innovation & Integrity. This university is one of the nation’s leading academic centers for Christian thought and action.
The acceptance rate at Regent is 81% which means, 81 students, get admitted into the university per 100 students who apply there.
The student-faculty ratio is 41:1.
It has a retention ratio of 78% for full-time courses and 18% for part-time courses.
The total graduation rate is 30%.
Online Education at Regent University
The university is one of the top-tier university in the US. The online programs offered are very well formatted and is top-notch in the standard. It has diverse online courses in Associate, Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate program levels. It also offers Certificate, Graduate Certificate, and Post-Doctoral Certificate programs.
The university comes up with a diverse range of degrees in which a student may select from 22 different fields which include Education, Health Science, Nursing, Psychology, Public Administration, Information Technology, Computer Science and many more.
The university has its own learning management system that enables students to maintain their own profile and keep track of all their academic progress.
Students of the University observe that the university is encouraging and easy-going.
Regent’s online model delivers a unique mixture of high-standard coaching, flexibility, and expertise.
The faculty is approachable and friendly.
The university has been ranked 1st for 'Best Online Bachelor's Programs in Virginia' by U.S News and World Report.
The university is appreciated nationally as one one of the top universities in the U.S to receive an 'A' rating by ACTA for its liberal arts curriculum.
The alluring 70 acres campus of the university has been ranked at number 9 among the 25 most beautiful Christian Colleges and Universities in the south.
The university has also been ranked as one of the 'Top 10 Military Friendly Schools', by G.I. Jobs and Military Advanced Education magazines.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$64,029 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The university's monetary support crew works tightly with the students to sketch a financial aid package that is well-suited for the student's circumstances. Financial Aid and assistance are obtainable for the students in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans and work-study.
Students seeking financial aid services can fill the FAFSA form. Regent University federal school code is 030913.
Federal Aid offered by the institution include Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, Direct Subsidised Loan, Direct Unsubsidised Loan, Direct PLUS Loans, and Federal Work-Study program.
State Aid awarded are Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant, Virginia Community College Transfer Grant, Virginia Teaching Scholarship Loan Program and more.
Institutional Aid is also awarded which include Investment Grant, Church Match Grant, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship, Virginia Community College Award, North Carolina Community College Award and more.
Military Aid such as Survivors and Dependents Assistance (DEA), Active Duty Military Service, Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program, Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) are awarded to the students.