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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
27
French Film: Arts, Science and Technology at Work for Humanity II
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
In conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the French Film Festival, the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts presents a three day symposium on the role of art, science, and technology in advancing French film. All events take place in Ukrop Auditorium in the Robins School of...
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Mar
27
Life After Richmond: Destination Somewhere
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
A part of the Life After Richmond series… Alumni who live in the five most popular cities that students move to after graduation will give advice on living in these areas and staying connected to the university as alumni. We’ll have representatives from Boston, New York, ...Philadelphia,
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Mar
28
French Film: Arts, Science and Technology at Work for Humanity II
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
In conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the French Film Festival, the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts presents a three day symposium on the role of art, science, and technology in advancing French film. All events take place in Ukrop Auditorium in the Robins School of...
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Mar
28
Demystifying the Richmond Guarantee: Obtaining Funding for Summer Internships
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
What is the Richmond Guarantee? How do I access up to $4000 to support my internship experience? What do I need to do to apply? How do I find an internship opportunity? Answer these important questions now - the deadlines are approaching! This session will provide an overview of what the...
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Photos from @urichmond

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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Congrats to all of the #richmond2021 folks whose acceptances rolled out today! Your tour guides can't wait to meet you in April, and the rest of the Spider family is excited to welcome you into the fold! #SpiderPride

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Get ready to cheer on @spidermbb at home in the Robins Center as they continue their winning streak in the NIT!

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Special #SpiderDay shout out to our @urichmondcareer team, who was already wearing their red and blue at least once a week as an office before it was even cool! #trendsetters with #SpiderPride!

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These future Spiders have already learned how to celebrate #SpiderDay in perfect style! #twinning #SpiderPride #Richmond2039

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