University of Richmond
City: Richmond
Website: www.richmond.edu
Approximate semester dates: Fall Semester: September-December
Spring Semester: January-May
Language of instruction: English
Full time load equivalent:

Undergraduate Students 
14-15 semester hours per semester
4 units per semester
(1 unit = 3.5 semester hours)

 

Law Students
12 semester hours per semester
As Law is a 'graduate' level course in the USA, students are expected to complete 12-14 rather than 14-15 semester hours.

Fields of Study Available:

This is not an exclusive list of the disciplines available. 
Disciplines listed here can provide a full-time load of study. 
All other available courses can be found in the course catalogue.

Humanities & Social Sciences:

American Studies
Anthropology
Art History
Art (Painting & Drawing)
Chinese
Dance
Economics
English
French
Germany
Greek
Russian
Theatre
Film Studies
History
International Studies
African Studies
Asian Studies
Latin American Studies
Middle Eastern Studies
Modern European Studies
World Politics & Diplomacy
Italian
Japanese
Jewish Studies
Journalism
Medieval & Renaissance Studies
Modern Literatures & Cultures
Music
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Religious Studies
Rhetoric & Communication
Sociology
Spanish
Women, Gender & Sexuality
 

Science & Health Sciences:

Biology
Chemistry
Environmental Studies
Geography
Mathematics
Physics

Technologies:

Computer Science
 

Business & Law:

International Business
Accounting
Business Management
Economics
Finance
Management
Marketing
Leadership
Law
 

 

Course Catalogue

 

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study:

Postgraduate business is not available. 

 

Students wishing to take Law courses cannot choose courses outside the Law School

Approximate living expenses:

US $5,800 - US$8,000 per semester
Refer to information sheet for more details
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Accommodation Costs

Insurance:

Exchange students must purchase the mandatory UR medical insurance, which is billed to their student account. This insurance charge cannot be waived and no exceptions will be made. For more information about the UR insurance, click here

Additional information:

Law students must have a minimum 5.5 GPA to participate in the UR Program. All other students must have a 5.0 GPA.

UR Overview 

UR Information Sheet

 

On-campus accommodation is guaranteed! Exchange Students must live on campus while at URichmond.  For more information see above UR Info Sheet.

 

Internship at State legislature available!

Students must be enrolled in Richmond's policial science class PLSC395, for more information click here.

 

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