Overall retention and graduation rates1 for entering cohorts of first-time, full-time students are presented in the table below. We do not calculate rates for part-time students because no more than five new first year students matriculate part time in the fall.
|Full-Time Freshmen||Fall of
|1-year retention rate||2014||87%||82%|
|4-year graduation rate||2011||65%||55%|
|5-year graduation rate||2010||76%||63%|
|6-year graduation rate||2009||79%||68%|
|6-year grad rate, four cohorts||2006 thru 2009||77%||67%|
|Freshmen and Transfer Scholarship Athletes*|
|NCAA Graduation Success Rate||2005 thru 2008||—||90%|
1 Graduation rates may increase when August graduates are added in January
* Includes scholarship athletes and new freshmen football recruits, who do not receive athletic scholarships.