Fall 2019 Full- and Part-time Students

Enrollment for Fall 2019 was 9181 students. Of these, 7441 (81%) attended full time and 1740 (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 1141 1 1142
Continuing Freshmen 257 7 264
Sophomores 1427 17 1444
Juniors 1346 22 1368
Seniors 1520 82 1602
Non-degree 70 29 99
Total Undergraduate 5761 158 5919
       
       


Graduate/Law Full Time Part Time Total
Paralegal 51 53 104
Master's 805 1191 1996
Graduate Law 36 21 57
JD 675 62 737
Doctoral 90 233 323
Certificate and Teaching Credential 5 2 7
Graduate Non-degree 8 12 20
JD Visitors 10 8 18
Total Graduate and Law 1680 1582 3262
 
Total Students 7441 1740 9181