• Control: Public
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: 3,000-9,999

2019 Recognition Categories

  • Supervisor/Department Chair Relationship
  • Tenure Clarity & Process (Faculty Only)

What makes your college a great place to work?

Presidential Statement

Mary Washington is a special place. Not only does it have top-notch faculty and staff who invest their time and talent in students, it is a public university that takes seriously its role to address issues of society and reflect the diversity of the republic. With a holistic approach to learning, UMW is a supportive community of independent thinkers committed to honor, leadership, and service bound together in a common cause: empowering students to change the world.

Employee Comment

I think there are excellent students, and that I have wonderful colleagues in both my dept and across campus. I do believe the administration cares deeply about this institution.

Vital Statistics


  • Combined Administration and Exempt Staff: 285
  • Fulltime Faculty: 253
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 169
  • Adjunct Count: 128

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $74,380
  • Administration: $80,741
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $48,915
  • Non-exempt Staff: $33,059

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 1
  • Full-time Staff (excluding Faculty): 13
  • 1 Years Recognized

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