New Freshmen

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We are the Reason


Marah Cheek '21

"I'm proud to be a Highlander because of the sense of community that Radford University offers."

Hannah Tuttle

Hannah Tuttle '20

"A Highlander is not afraid to stand up and say 'I can do this'."


Conner Philson '19

"My Radford University degree, and all the opportunities behind it, helped me get into a Ph.D. program and one step closer to becoming Dr. Philson."

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At Radford University, did you know?

34% of new freshman are first-generation college students
36% of new freshmen are from ethnically diverse backgrounds