Financial Information


For information on tuition and cost of attendance, please visit the Financial Aid website

Tuition includes:

  • Full access to Career Services
  • Mentor Program
  • Professional Development Programs
  • Networking with Alumni and Business Leaders
  • Recreation Center Membership

Tuition Rate Lock

We guarantee the same tuition rate throughout your time in the program based on your admit term. This enables students to plan for their financial future with the assuredness that they will not see a tuition rate increase.


Partial scholarships are available. Interested applicants can complete the scholarship application in the application for admission. Successful candidates may be awarded a maximum of one departmental scholarship. 

Double Spider Scholarship

Alumni with a bachelor’s degree from University of Richmond will automatically receive the Double Spider Scholarship when they are admitted into the Master of Science program. There is no separate application required. Upon acceptance, recipients will receive a scholarship for $9000 toward the cost of tuition. You will be a double Spider for life!

Financial Aid

Students who are degree candidates and registered for at least 6 credits in fall or spring, or 6 credits in the summer term, may be eligible for either need-based or credit-based educational loans. Contact the University Financial Aid Office, at (804) 289-8438, for more information.

Time To Complete

The MSM is a 12-month program. Classes begin in July and conclude the following June. 


All students must obtain a parking permit to park on campus. A $150/year fee is charged. Visit for more information.

Computer Requirement

Students are required to have access to a Windows-based computer for use in the program (some of the software used will only run in a Windows operating system). Students will also need to add software to their machines as free student licenses will be provided in some instances. Mac users will be required to configure their machine to run Windows using tools such as Boot Camp. Note that newer Macs may not have this capability.