Richmond is a place where every student has a different story, and if you look past the surface, you'll find interesting backgrounds and lots of different kinds of people.
Only rich kids can go there.
Extremely rich. Rediculously preppy.
There is a stereotype that most of UR's population consists of rich snobby white kids.
We are extremely preppy, fratty, etc.
Everybody is rich and snobby. URichmond is a southern school so everyone dresses up to classes, football games, etc.
Richmond I think is stereotyped as a school with a lot of wealthy/preppy students. Richmond is also stereotyped as a school with not a lot of school spirit.
The biggest stereotype about Richmond students is that they are wealthy white kids from New England, New Jersey, and New York.
There is the predominant stereotype that everyone here is rich, preppy, and snobby.
That everyone is preppy and rich
It consists of a wealthy student body that leads a very preppy lifestyle. A lot of white kids that are supposedly intellectual and ambitiously career-oriented.
when i was looking at schools, everything about richmond called it the university of rich men. i heard that it was extremely preppy and extremely conservative on the whole.
Preppy, Heavily Influenced by Northeasterners, Wealthy, Low Racial Diversity
very rich, well dressed, preppy, cliquish
That most are snobby or either stuck up.
Some steriotypes about Richmond are that it is an incredibly homogeneous student body, the students lack the ability to think analytically and creatively, and that it is a school for the very wealthy.
It's hard for me to pick out stereotypes because I never knew any, and then once I got here I made my own decisions. But considering the lofty tuition, I'd say its a generalization that all UR students are rich and snobby. Also people might think they are very socially exclusive.
Snobby, rich, attractive, smart
That we're all rich, snobby and clique-y, that our lives revolve around being and going Greek, and that we're all preppy white kids.
ALL WHITE AND RICH AND SNOBBY
One of the main stereotypes is that it is a rich kids school, and that everyone is very preppy.
That Richmond is inclusive, every student is perfect and warm hearted, and the campus is boring.
Rich, snotty, more money than brains. Like to party a LOT!
Pretty preppy- people tend to change the way they dress when they get here.
Fraternity Oriented- All social events are run by frats and sororities
Kids usually pretty wealthy
That the student body is typically wealthy, good-looking white students.
Most of the students that go here are extremely rich, high maintance, and stuck up.
That we're all rich, snobby, high strung, and spoiled.
Preppies abound at UR. Collared shirts, not always popped though, and polo with those stupid little Nantucket red pants. Gay.
Preppy, rich white kids.
Rich, white, small student body, party school, hard teachers, pretty campus
That they are preppy, wealthy and smart.
The University of "Rich-men," Everyones from New Jersey, A bunch of Northeastern rich kids, Very preppy, "Minorities, oh yeah we have those, they are on the football team"
Polos in every color, collars popped.
Way too much Vera Bradley and Vineyard Vines.
NJ, PA, NY & New England dominate
Overworked and overcommitted
We live in a bubble
The "normal" students are usually a buch of slappys that belong in fratts.
The white students feel that black people do not belong their, or did not work hard to get their because they are on academic scholarship.
A stereotype about Richmond is that the students are all white, rich, and snotty. They wear their high fashion polos, spend daddy's money, and look down upon those less fortunate.
Students from the Northeast and New Jersey coming from wealthy families wearing popped collars and boatshoes 24/7
We're the University of Rich-Men, preppy white private-school kids from the northeast and New Jersey. We don't engage in the actual city of Richmond; we'd rather drink in our little bubble in the West End.
All Richmond students are extremely preppy and rich.
That we are white, wealthy, and inclusive
Many people see the typical Richmond student as the preppy, white, upper class kid who wears Polo, Lacoste, JCrew. When you think Richmond, you think preppy. I think, because of the tuition cost, people usually stereotype Richmond students as stuck up, disconnected from the real world by money.
They are all very preppy.
They are all spoiled.
We are a bunch of affluent, white, J.Crew-wearing Northeasterners who want to get a good education while attending a school that looks more like a country club than a college. All of the girls wear pearls and dresses to class. You better not even think of wearing sweatpants outside of your dorm room.
I think the first stereotype that comes to mind when most people think of Richmond is "preppy". Also, I've heard the University of Richmond referred to as the "University of Rich-kids".
preppy, too right for their own good, snobs, hardcore partiers
Contrasted to nearby Virginia Commonwealth University, we are often seen as wealthy, stuck-up, privileged, coke addicts who are not very open minded or progressive. Richmond is often represented by attractive white people and that is certainly a generalization as well. In contrast to state schools, students from Richmond are lots of times seen as nerdy and driven ... lacking a sense of humor.
Some stereotypes include: non-scholars are very homogenous from similar backgrounds, social classes, orientation, etc. There seems to be discretion over the amount (or lack of) diversity. We are viewed as preppy, middle-upper class wealthy students, a lot of greek involvement.
Preppy rich northern kids.
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