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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
23
C-Suite Conversation with Ron Carey
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
The Robins School of Business will continue to host the 2016-2017 C-Suite Conversations, a complimentary series of engaging, educational opportunities for students, alumni, and the Richmond community. Please join us in welcoming Ron Carey, president of Studio Squared, a Richmond based digital...
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Mar
23
University Communications' Experts Panel
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
University Communications' Media and Public Relations team invites you to join faculty experts as they discuss a variety of topics and changes in today’s political landscape. UR’s experts are able to serve as resources for breaking stories. This is an opportunity for you to hear from...
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Mar
23
Screening of Hidden Figures
4:45 PM - 6:45 PM
The movie “Hidden Figures” (rated PG) will be shown FREE to the campus community on March 23 and March 24. Come and see why this is a popular and influential movie! Movie start times are Thursday March 23:  4:45 pm and 7:30 pm and Friday March 24: 4:15 pm and 7 pm. Immediately ...after
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Mar
23
Freeman Lecture: Washington and the Constitution
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
The History Department welcomes Dr. Edward Larson of Pepperdine University as this spring's Douglas Southall Freeman Professor. Dr. Larson works at the intersection of the history of law and science. Before becoming an academic, he worked in state and federal government and as an attorney. His ...books
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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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Part of celebrating #SpiderDay means eating like a spider! H/t to @urdining for fully embracing that arachnid life with food made from tasty crickets! #nomnom #SpiderDay #SpiderPride

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A little snow won't keep @dsyl86 from celebrating #SpiderDay! #SpiderPride ・・・ #Repost from @dsyl86: Can't freeze us out. #stellaaaaaa #spiderborn #arachnophobia #prayingthepowerdoesntgoout #marchmadness

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We're not the only famous spiders, but we are the proudest ones! #SpiderDay

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