Overall retention and graduation rates for entering cohorts of first-time, full-time freshman are presented in the table below. We do not calculate rates for part-time students because no more than four new freshmen matriculate part time in the fall.
|Full-Time Freshmen||Fall of
|1-year retention rate||2006||85%||84%|
|4-year graduation rate||2001||63%||57%|
|5-year graduation rate||2001||73%||76%|
|6-year graduation rate||2001||74%||76%|
|6-year grad rate, four cohorts||1998 thru 2001||74%||76%|
|Freshmen and Transfer Scholarship Athletes*|
|NCAA Graduation Success Rate||1998 thru 2001||—||87%|
* Also includes new freshmen football recruits, who do not receive athletic scholarships.