Congratulations on joining the University of Richmond community. New Spiders shows you how to begin your years at Richmond. Start with the required forms and then explore opportunities for new students.
Students discover valuable approaches to learning through First-Year Seminar class
First-year students get a feel for UR academics and learn why news is necessary
International student promotes opportunity and equality in campus and local communities
Videos for New Spiders
UR Summer Fellowships
UR Summer Fellowships allow students to pursue internships and faculty-mentored research in any field of endeavor, and in any part of the world. In 2013, $1 million was awarded to more than 300 students.
Registering for Classes
Some tips from the Academic Advising Resource Center and PAA's on registering for classes.
The Summer Process for New Students
A comprehensive overview of the summer process for students entering the University of Richmond, from working with your Peer Advising Associate to getting ready to register for classes. ©2014
University of Richmond Class of 2014 Graduation Day
Graduates from the Class of 2014 share their plans for the future and reflect on their time at the University of Richmond.
I am Richmond College
Celebrating the diversity of male students at Richmond College (University of Richmond) © 2014
First-Year Move-In Day 2013
New students, parents, and orientation staff pause in the midst of unpacking to share their thoughts and reflections on first-year move-in day at Richmond.
Welcome to Westhampton College at the University of Richmond
Westhampton College for women at the University of Richmond is the counterpart to Richmond College for the men on campus. Both colleges are part of the university's coordinate system, a balance of the very best in co-ed and single-sex education on on
Study Abroad (Office of International Education)
OIE offers options in all regions of the world and can accommodate any major. Most UR students go abroad at least once before graduation and find their lives and careers enriched by the experience.