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 2002 85% 84%
4-year graduation rate 1997 57% 60%
5-year graduation rate 1997 71% 80%
6-year graduation rate 1997 72% 83%
6-year grad rate, four cohorts 1994 thru 1997 69% 77%