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||2011||90%||93%|
|4-year graduation rate||2006||65%||51%|
|5-year graduation rate||2006||74%||62%|
|6-year graduation rate||2006||76%||63%|
|6-year grad rate, four cohorts||2003 thru 2006||74%||66%|
|Freshmen and Transfer Scholarship Athletes*|
|NCAA Graduation Success Rate||2003 thru 2006||—||89%|
* Includes scholarship athletes and new freshmen football recruits, who do not receive athletic scholarships.