Retention and Graduation Rates
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||2008||85%||87%|
|4-year graduation rate||2003||66%||50%|
|5-year graduation rate||2003||73%||53%|
|6-year graduation rate||2003||74%||56%|
|6-year grad rate, four cohorts||2000 thru 2003||75%||73%|
|Freshmen and Transfer Scholarship Athletes*|
|NCAA Graduation Success Rate||2000 thru 2003||—||86%|
* Also includes new freshmen football recruits, who do not receive athletic scholarships.