Retention & Graduation Rates

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First-Year Retention

For First-Year Cohorts entering the Fall of: 2013 2014 2015
First-Year Retention 86% 80% 75%

Six-Year Graduation Rates

For First-Year Cohorts entering the Fall of: 2008 2009 2010
Total 65% 66% 63%

    2008 2009 2010
By Gender Men 59% 65% 55%
Women 71% 67% 70%
Race/Ethnicity American Indian/Alaska Native 40% 100% 50%
Asian 66% 79% 50%
Black/African American 47% 39% 44%
Hispanic/Latino 73% 69% 70%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander *** *** ***
White 68% 67% 66%
Two or More Races 89% 89% 56%
Unknown 34% 35% ***
Non-Resident Alien 83% 62% 59%
Financial Aid Type Pell Grant Recipients 65% 67% 67%
Subsidized Stafford Recipients (not receiving Pell) 70% 62% 58%
Neither Pell nor Subsidized Stafford Loan 63% 67% 65%

Source: Institutional Factbook

​*Note: Graduation rates of race/ethnicity categories with fewer than 10 students are not shown as suggested by federal law (e.g. Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander)

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