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||2009||88%||80%|
|4-year graduation rate||2004||60%||54%|
|5-year graduation rate||2004||71%||86%|
|6-year graduation rate||2004||73%||86%|
|6-year grad rate, four cohorts||2001 thru 2004||74%||74%|
|Freshmen and Transfer Scholarship Athletes*|
|NCAA Graduation Success Rate||2001 thru 2004||—||85%|
* Includes scholarship athletes and new freshmen football recruits, who do not receive athletic scholarships.