• Address: 1000 Regent University Dr, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464

  • Phone Number: 800.373.5504

  • Website: http://www.regent.edu/

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About Regent University

Regent University is a private-not-for-profit university established in 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.

  • Regent University acceptance rate 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%.

  • Regent University address is 1000 Regent University Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23464, USA.


Regent University Online

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. 

  • Regent University login is accessible for the students studying on-campus and online where they can get an access to e-library, check the attendance, or submit assignments by logging into the student portal with their unique email ID's and passwords.

  • Regent University Blackboard is an online resource where the students and faculty can interact. The teachers upload the course material which can be accessed by the students. Here, the students submit their assignments as well. It serves as a virtual classroom.


Regent University Schools 

School of Divinity School of Communication and the Arts
School of Education School of Law
Robertson School of Government School of Business and Leadership
School of Psychology & Counseling School of Communication and the Arts

Regent University Tuition

The tuition changes according to the type of program and changes on a yearly basis as well. The total tuition for various degree types are given below.

Degree Type Average Tuition Fee
Associate $ 25,280
Masters $ 23,049
Doctorate $ 45,550
Post Doctoral Certificate $ 17,910

Regent University Programs

The university offers 314 online programs across 22 majors. Some of the programs are given below.

Associate of Arts in Information Systems Associate of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies - Advertising - Public Relations Bachelor of Arts in English- Communication
Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Healthcare Management Master of Business Administration - Human Resource Management
Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Strategic Leadership Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Leadership - Entrepreneurial Leadership
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Leadership Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

Regent University Financial Aid

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. 


Regent University Library

The university’s libraries provide access to books, audiovisual materials, journals, databases and more – in hard copy and on the internet. The university library serves both graduate and undergraduate students. Law Library of the university supports legal research, scholarship, and curricular needs of the faculty, students, and administration. 


Regent University Accreditation

The university is accreditated by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission(SACSCOC)

Programmatic Accreditation- Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) has accredited the Education and related programs.


Regent University Reviews and Rankings

  • 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.

  • 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. 

Regent University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
Also see:
For-Profit vs Not-For-Profit

Headquartered at

Virginia Beach, Virginia

FAFSA/Federal School Code

030913
Also see:
What is FAFSA school code?
How to fill FAFSA application?

Institutional Accreditation

SACSCOC
Also see:
What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Programmatic Accreditation

CACREP

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Military Friendly, Financial Aid, eLibrary , Veterans Friendly , Yellow Ribbon Program

Data Source: http://www.regent.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Regent University Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 81 %
Student Faculty Ratio 41: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 78 % Part Time: 18 %
Total Population 8,389
Student Population Full Time: 3,273 Part Time: 5,116
Gender Division Male: 38 % Female: 62 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 2,008 693 1,315
Total Applicants Admitted - 1,627 556 1,071
Applicants Enrolled - 417 193 224
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 299 136 163
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 118 57 61

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 22 %

The College Monk

Female: 38 %

Total Graduation Rate: 30 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Regent University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Regent University

School of Business and Leadership

Majors available

Business Management

School of Divinity

Majors available

Behavioral Sciences

School of Education

Majors available

Education

School of Law

Majors available

Sociology

School of Communication and the Arts

Majors available

Science Literature

School of Psychology & Counseling

Majors available

Accounting

Robertson School of Government

Majors available

Design

College of Arts and Sciences

Majors available

Public Administration

Regent University Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $50
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 196
Number of students submitting ACT scores 73
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 47%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 18%
SAT Math 545 average 470 - 620 range
SAT Critical Reading 500 average 450 - 550 range
ACT Composite 23 average 20 - 26 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


Regent University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,642 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
TEACH Grant $4,000 Undergraduate or Graduate. 3.25 CGPA. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study Varies U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $6,710 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized loan $6,710 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loans $6,492 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant $3,118 Full-time enrollment. Residents Of Virginia. Varies
Virginia Community College Transfer Grant $3,118 Full-time enrollment. Residents Of Virginia. Transfer Student. Varies
State Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Virginia Teaching Scholarship Loan Program $3,118 Virginia Residents. Graduate and Undergraduate students. Varies

Data Source: http://www.regent.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Investment Grant $6,689 Demonstrate financial Need. Gpa 2.0. Varies
Church Match Grant $750 Demonstrate Financial Need. Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship $1,000 Phi Theta Kappa membership. 3.0 GPA. Varies
Virginia Community College Award $750 Student must have earned an A.A., A.S. or AAS degree from a Virginia Community College Enrolled for minimum 6 credits per semester Varies
North Carolina Community College Award $750 Student must have earned an A.A., A.S. or AAS degree from a Virginia Community College Enrolled for minimum 6 credits per semester Varies
ROTC Scholarship $250 College Program Army and Navy ROTC students Varies
Hulford Scholarship Varies Emerging Christian leaders with strong leadership potential. Outstanding academic track. Varies

Data Source: http://www.regent.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Survivors & Dependents Assistance (DEA) $1,224 Eligible dependents of certain veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition. Dependent of veterans who died while on active duty or as a result of a service-related condition. Enrolled full time. Varies
Active Duty Military Service $250 Army,Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard, and active Reservists. Varies
Post 9/11 GI Bill $9,129 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 90 days after Sep10,2001. Undergraduate students Varies
Tuition Assistance Program $2,498 Army,Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard, and active Reservists. Undergraduate students. Varies
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) Varies Members of the Reserve component called or ordered to active duty in response to a war or national emergency. Varies

Data Source: http://www.regent.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $16,986
$30,001 - $48,000 $17,696
$48,001 - $75,000 $17,322
$75,001 - $110,000 $17,886
Over $110,000 $19,488

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 48% $4,745
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 98% $10,216
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 48% $4,629
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 87% $7,209
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 94% $6,906
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 88% $6,532
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 17,837
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 237
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $643,629
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $2,716
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.regent.edu/military/education_benefits/home.cfm
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 576 $9,214
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 312 $8,857
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 264 $9,636

Data Source: http://www.regent.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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