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Retention & Persistence Rates

Fall 2016, First-Time, Full-Time, Bachelor's Cohort

First-Year Retention & Persistence

    
 Initial Cohort
(Fall 2016)
Persisted
(Fall 2016 to Spring 2017)
Retained
(Fall 2016 to Fall 2017)
    
University Total2,1601,954 (90.5%)1,667 (77.2%)
    
by Sex   
Female1145 (53.0%)1034 (90.3%)891 (77.8%)
Male1015 (47.0%)920 (90.7%)776 (76.5%)
    
by Race/Ethnicity   
Nonresident Alien64 (3.0%)56 (87.5%)46 (71.9%)
Hispanic / Latino63 (2.9%)54 (85.7%)45 (71.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native12 (0.6%)10 (83.3%)4 (33.3%)
Asian19 (0.9%)17 (89.5%)15 (78.9%)
Black or African American18 (0.8%)18 (100%)13 (72.2%)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1 (0.0%)1 (100.0%)1 (100.0%)
White1,919 (88.8%)1,743 (90.9%)1,503 (78.4%)
Two or more races56 (2.6%)47 (83.9%)35 (62.5%)
Race and ethnicity unknown8 (0.4%)8 (100.0%)5 (62.5%)