PO Box 5005Ashland, VA 23005 804-752-7305
http://www.rmc.edu admissions@rmc.edu
About Randolph-Macon College
  • Year of Foundation 1830
  • Size of Campus 120 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation United Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 1,125
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 54%, 46%, 30%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $26,195
  • Room and Board $8,180
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 1,166
The liberal arts curriculum at Randolph-Macon College cultivates the breadth of knowledge and depth of understanding you'll need for the future. It challenges you to think analytically and to communicate effectively, to question, to examine, to innovate. At R-MC, you'll make connections with ideas, opportunities, and individuals that can help put you on the road to the future you want. A liberal arts education offers much more than the sum of its parts. With a Randolph-Macon education to build upon, our alumni are positioned for success in graduate studies and careers. You can find Randolph-Macon graduates in law and medicine, business and politics, education and the arts, religion and service, and many areas of specialty from astrophysics to international consulting to veterinary medicine.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 36%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 6
  • Number of frats 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) College Worship Council, Christian Fellowship, Jewish Student Union, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Chi Beta Phi, Delta Sigma Rho-Tau Kappa Alpha, Beta Beta Beta, Alpha Psi Omega, Eta Sigma Phi, Pi Delta Phi, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Pi Sigma, Psi Chi, Sigma Delta Pi; Greek honor societies: National Order of Omega, Gamm
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations 6%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Dance Marathon, Springfest, Activities Carnival, Homecoming, outdoor concerts, Watkins Lecture Series, Concert Choir performances, Ujima Gospel Choir performances, athletic events
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Cultural Society, Multicultural Association, International Interest Group
  • Percent students who are frat members 35%
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Richmond, VA (20), Washington, DC (90)
  • Distance to nearest train Ashland, VA (0)
  • Distance to nearest bus Richmond, VA (15)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 16%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (51%), women's dorms (14%), men's dorms (8%), sorority housing (5%), fraternity housing (8%), apartment for single students (6%), special housing for disabled students (2%), special housing for international students (0%), other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 80%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 25%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 43
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 10%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • Number of students using college housing 85%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 6%
Campus Services
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 30
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 50
  • Number Of Microforms 205,122
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,467
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 184,872
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 40
  • Museums Observatory with 12-inch reflecting telescope, three-meter radio telescope, Flippo Art Gallery, greenhouse, six historic buildings, Birdsong Peaks of Excellence Center in Thomas Branch Residence Hall provides a living/learning environment for students
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,254
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 260
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 44%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,100
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 85%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Richmond)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Altria, BB&T, Circuit City, Hanover County (VA), Henrico County (VA), U. S. Government, Virginia Government
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village