International Statistics

July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019

Total Students, Scholars, Alumni on OPT & Dependents: 1200*


Student Enrollment Number: 777* (information on scholars below)
  • Includes: Degree Seeking, Exchange, English Language, and Special Programs
  • From Over 60 Countries
* approximately
list of students by program
Top five countries students come from by percentage:
China 56%
South Korea 6%
India 3%
Japan  2%
Saudi Arabia/United Kingdom/Taiwan (tie) 2%
 
number of students by academic level
Academic Level
Level Number of Students Percentage
Graduate 318 41%
Undergraduate 373 48%
Exchange (Graduate) 2 <1%
Exchange (Undergraduate) 23 3%
English Language Program 6 <1%
Special Programs 55 7%
  
number of students by academic program
Academic Programs
Academic Program Number of Students Percentage
Bachelor of arts 95 12%
Bachelor of Arts International Honours
(St Andrews W&M Joint Degree Programme)
6 1%
Bachelor of Business Administration 16 2%
Bachelor of Science 67 9%
Undeclared (Undergraduate) 188 24%
Non-Degree Seeking (undergraduate exchange) 23 3%
Non-Degree Seeking (graduate exchange) 2 <1%
Master of Accounting 22 3%
Master of Business Administration 82 10%
Master of Business Analytics 31 4%
LL.M. (Master of Laws) 37 5%
J.D. (Law) 13 2%
Master of Arts 10 1%
Master of Science 11 1%
Ph.D. Arts and Sciences 86 11%
Ph.D. in Marine Sciences (VIMS_ 13 2%
Master of Education 10 1%
Ph.D. Education 4 1%
English Language Program 6 1%
Special Programs 55 7%

Scholars, Faculty, Staff, -176 Dependents- 152
  • Scholars are foreign professors, researchers, short-term scholars, and specialists who are invited to the U.S. on a temporary basis by academic department or units at W&M and VIMS.
  • Dependents are spouses and children who accompany students and scholars during their time at W&M.
  • From Over 30 Countries
list of scholars by countries
Top five countries scholars come from by percentage:
China 51%
South Korea 7%
Spain 4%
India 4%
Canada 3%
Alumni on Optional Practical Training - 107

W&M and VIMS also have international students and alumni who are in the U.S. while on Optional Practical Training (OPT) work authorization. Most people on OPT are recent graduates. The Reves Center continues to maintain their immigration records and advise them while they are on OPT, which typically lasts from 12 – 36 months. 

list of scholars by visa
Visa Type Students/Scholars/Dependents
F-1 Students - 673  

Alumni on OPT - 107
J-1 Students 84

Scholars 142
 F-2 Dependents - 79
J-2 Dependents - 73      
H1-B Scholars - 33
TN Scholars -1