Category Archives: Around Campus

16 Reasons to Join Richmond’s Class of ’16

In each of the past few years, I’ve come up with a list of reasons admitted students should choose Richmond, with the length of the list equivalent to the last two digits of the class year. Three years ago, people raised their eyebrows at my notion of carrying on the practice annually; “Won’t that get […]

15 Reasons to Join Richmond’s Class of ’15

We have twelve days to go until the national enrollment deadline of May 1. Many students have already made their college selection, but an equal or greater number are still weighing the final pieces. If Richmond is one of your top choices, here are 15 reasons you should consider joining our Class of 2015: #1. […]

What are our graduates doing?

It’s that time of year again. Two weeks ago the University of Richmond community, led by President Ayers and commencement speaker Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, bid farewell to the Class of 2010 and sent them off into the world after college. If you’ve spoken with any of my admission colleagues, you know that […]

14 reasons to join Richmond’s Class of ’14

Enrollment confirmations have just started to arrive! As we build the Class of 2014, here are 14 reasons you should choose Richmond: #1. Small school, big opportunities. On the one hand, an average class size of 16 students with 100% professor-taught courses. On the other: 75 study abroad programs, 275 student clubs, hundreds of internship […]

Out of the silence…

Well hello there, content-starved readers of Richmond’s admission blog! (Note that I’m assuming you’ve missed me.) I didn’t exactly intend to take such a long hiatus from blogging, but you know how it goes… one thing leads to another… It has been a crazy couple of months that have kept me from the world of […]