Top 10 Reasons To Become a Richmond Spider

Overview (click a reason for more information)

#1 – World Class Academics

#2 – Campus Life & Environment

#3 – Athletic Facilities

#4 – The Robins School of Business

#5 – The Best of Both Worlds

#6 – Career Services

#7 – Alumni Network & Post-Graduate Opportunities

#8 – Happy Students

#9 – Great Location & Climate

#10 – Top Notch Schedule


The Richmond Guarantee

EVERY undergraduate student is eligible to receive a fellowship of up to $4,000 for a summer internship or faculty-mentored research project.

Student-Athlete Study Abroad Program

Our student-athletes have a specific summer study abroad program that allows them to explore this opportunity that many athletes miss out on.

Financial Aid

Richmond is among only one percent of institutions in the U.S. with both a “need-blind” admission policy and a guarantee to meet 100% of demonstrated need.

Use the Net Price Calculator in order to see if you would qualify for need-based aid.

Campus Dining

Our award-winning staff and facilities give University of Richmond students some of the best dining options in the country.

Athletic Facilities

Robins Stadium is the home of Richmond Spiders Men’s Lacrosse

Prospect Camps

A variety of prospect camps throughout the year give prospective student-athletes maximum exposure, in addition to the opportunity to be coached by the Richmond staff.

Social Media

Twitter/Instagram: @RichmondMLax