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
Scholarship Athletes
1-year retention rate 2001 85% 86%
4-year graduation rate 1996 52% 53%
5-year graduation rate 1996 65% 67%
6-year graduation rate 1996 68% 70%
6-year grad rate, four cohorts 1993 thru 1996 68% 73%