The life you make at RMC

You might call it your second home…but really, it’s even better than that. It’s a community of places and people here just for you. Yellow Jackets shape their best future by seizing every drop from the present. Because college is for finding – and celebrating – the whole you.

get involved

100+ clubs, and activities and events just for you

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an inclusive community

See how we celebrate culture and foster belonging at RMC.

Female student in kente cloth and graduation regalia, looking forward

living at randolph-macon

80% live on-campus in 26 houses and residence halls.

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find your balance

Your health and wellness is a campus priority.

beyond campus

Small town living 15 minutes from, well, everything.

Students look towards the Richmond skyline while sitting at the James River
  • 18
    DIII teams in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference
  • #21
    Friendliest students in the U.S.
    (Princeton Review)
  • 12
    Fraternities and sororities

life on campus
A Proving Ground for Your Interests

Learning is about exploring your passions, wherever they lead. On a campus that celebrates every facet of each student, you can expect support to pursue your dreams and friends who’ll join you along the way.

student painting a gate


Service is a community value – and that’s why you’ll see us “macon a difference” (wink wink) in big and small ways, year round.  


The seeds of Randolph-Macon came from the Methodist church. Today, our faith communities learn, grow, and build community together.


Greek life is 135 years old at RMC. That’s a rich history of community service, supporting academic success, and lifelong friendships. 


Ensembles, choirs and bands for all levels mean there’s no shortage of opportunities to perform or to sit back and enjoy the show.