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University of Virgin Islands

The University of the Virgin Islands is a public university located in the United States Virgin Islands. The university is a member-school of Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

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Location

Address
John Brewers Bay St
City
State Thomas
State
VI
Zip/Post Code
00802

Contact Information

Phone
Fax
Website
Financial Aid Website

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
2143
Total Graduate enrollment
161
In State Tuition Fees
4190
Out State Tuition Fees
12570
ACT Score
16
SAT Score
1234
Grade Point Average(GPA)
2.85
Male Female Ratio
31:69
Acceptance Rate
97%
Student Faculty Ratio
12:01

Additional Information

College Type
Public
Religious Affiliation
N/A
Campus Housing
Yes
Mission Statement
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Mascot
The Buccaneer
Colors
White Blue
Conference
LAI
Athletic Twitter

College History

History

UVI was founded as the College of the Virgin Islands on March 16, 1962. In 1986, it officially became one of the 117 U.S. Historically black colleges and universities. The institution also changed its name in 1986 to the University of the Virgin Islands to reflect the growth and diversification of its academic curriculum, research programs, and regional community services.

College Specialty

Specialty

The University of the Virgin Islands is a learner-centered institution dedicated to the success of its students and committed to enhancing the lives of the people of the U.S. Virgin Islands and the wider Caribbean through excellent teaching, innovative research, and responsive community service.

Alumni

Alumni

Dr. Granville Wrensford former chair of Albany State University's Department of Natural Sciences Richard Skerritt 1980 UVI's first-ever Rhodes scholar, businessman, and manager of the West Indies cricket team. Shawn Richards Member of the National Assembly of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Campus

Campus

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