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There's only one spider mascot in higher education.
And that is fitting, because there's only one school like Richmond.

Liberal Arts, Plus

A liberal arts core integrated with business, leadership studies, law, and continuing education

Guaranteed Fellowships

Guaranteed funding for a summer research or internship experience for every undergraduate

Leading Financial Aid

An admission process that does not consider financial need, plus a commitment to cover 100% of the costs the family cannot

No Teaching Assistants

All classes taught by faculty teacher-scholars—no teaching assistants

Division I Athletics

Highly ranked academics plus successful Division I athletics

Event Picks

Mar
30
Robins Summer Business Institute Information Session
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
The Robins Summer Business Institute is an intensive two-week program for non-business majors that provides a practical foundation in current business practices through interactive class sessions, case studies and other readings, and problem-solving exercises. Classes are taught by the same...
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Mar
30
25th Annual French Film Festival
All Day
Recognized as the largest and most important French Film Festival outside of France and voted by Richmond Magazine each year as the Best Film Festival, the 25th French Film Festival will take place March 30 - April 2. The festival's schedule is packed with free pre-and post-Festival events, master...
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Mar
30
Science Careers Under the Microscope
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Through multiple panel discussions and informal networking, University of Richmond alumni who studied Biology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Geography & the Environment, Physics, and related areas will share their career paths and how you can get ...started
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Mar
30
Documentary Screening: 'Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope'
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Film Screening and Panel Discussion on Trauma Informed Care and Practices in Schools The Center for Leadership in Education and the School of Professional & Continuing Studies Graduate Education program will host a screening of the documentary film Resilience: The...
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Photos from @urichmond

Dog lovers know how much good a pup can do for your well-being, so a few times a year we bring therapy dogs to campus! ️

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Nothing like a rainbow to help get you through the week! Thanks to Fatima Del Barco, '18, for this amazing shot after yesterday's storm! by @itsfatiii: "When Richmond knows exactly how to cheer you up "

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Days like today it seems like campus is just showing off. ️

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Our men's tennis team just won their 15th straight match! They are on fire this season, and one team member is just shy of winning his 100th singles match. This season will break at least two school records! Stay tuned! #SpiderPride

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It's #NationalPuppyDay, and we'd be remiss if we didn't share this gem from Heather Simmons Jennings, '06, who sent us a photo of her and her Future Spider Michael and Peggy the Dog. The whole family looks great in the Red and Blue! Have an adorable photo of your hound sporting Spider Pride? Send it to us at socialmedia @richmond.edu. #SpiderPride #SpiderPups

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#SpiderReunion registration is open! Here's a #tbt from the 1972 yearbook. Call your friends! Tell them to come back in June. The weather will be great, and campus will be beautiful! #SpiderReunion

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Who doesn't love a good doughnut?! @urichmond and @urdining make sure all of our campus stays well-fed, even if unintentionally at times. #watchyourdougnuts #sweetlife

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A hard-fought game tonight! Thanks for a great run this season, @spidermbb. And a special thanks to our amazing seniors. You all make us proud. #SpiderPride

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While our @spidermbb team might be playing away in Texas tonight, we'll be shining the Spider signal bright here on campus as we wish them luck against TCU! Let's go, Spiders! #BeatTCU #SpiderPride #NIT

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SPIDERS WIN! Great job, @spidermbb! Onward to Texas! #spiderpride

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@spidermbb puts up their first points! Let's go, Spiders!

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Enjoy the weekend, Spiders! Hope it's as restful as it was for these two birds we caught napping by the lake.

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