Fall 2018 Full- and Part-time Students

Enrollment for Fall 2018 was 9075 students. Of these, 7349 (81%) attended full time and 1726 (19%) attended part time. The following table shows full-time and part-time students by level and class, using the US Department of Education's reporting definitions for full-time and part-time students: full-time undergraduates carry 12 or more credits, and full-time graduate students carry 9 or more credits. Full-time JD students in the School of Law carry 12 or more credits and full-time graduate law students carry 9 or more credits. (For financial aid purposes only, USD will certify as full time those doctoral students who carry 6 or more credits and those law students who carry 8 or more credits.)

Undergraduate Full Time Part Time Total
New First Year 1308 2 1310
Continuing Freshmen 280 7 287
Sophomores 1263 20 1283
Juniors 1298 26 1324
Seniors 1456 102 1558
Non-degree 73 22 95
Total Undergraduate 5678 179 5857
       
       


Graduate/Law Full Time Part Time Total
Paralegal 53 59 112
Master's 844 1196 2040
Graduate Law 48 22 70
JD 613 70 683
Doctoral 83 193 276
Certificate and Teaching Credential 3 4 7
Graduate Non-degree 15 0 15
JD Visitors 12 3 15
Total Graduate and Law 1671 1547 3218
 
Total Students 7349 1726 9075