Boston University

Boston, MA

Website: www.bu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
18,080
Undergraduate
Students
(60.1%) 10,863 Women
(39.9%) 7,217 Men
15,275
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate
25% of 60,825 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 2

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.66
SAT Math
700 average
660-760 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
680 average
640-720 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
31 average
29-32 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$72,618
Tuition and Fees
$53,948
Room and Board
$15,720
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Freshman Award
$47,702
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$40,089
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,839
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 43% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 10% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
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Campus Life

Boston Population
625,087
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
75% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Terrier
Sororities
15% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
18.0% Asian
5.1% Black/African-American
14.0% Hispanic/Latino
4.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
49.8% White
8.3% Unknown
International Students
21.3% from 118 countries
First-Year Students Returning
93.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
81.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
65%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
14.0%
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Very Difficult: More than 50% of freshmen were in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT I or over 26 on the ACT; about 60% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 4
Foreign Language 2 4
Social Studies 3 4
History    
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some January 2
SAT Only   December 12
ACT Only   March 23
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT   April 10
SAT Subject Tests Only Required for some May 20
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: Not used
ACT: Not used

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
One Silber Way
City, State, Zip
Boston, MA 02215
Phone
(617) 353-2300
Fax
(617) 353-9695
E-mail
admissions@bu.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
January 2
Application Fee
$80
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
April 1
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
November 1, January 2
Early Decision Notification
December 15, February 15
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
Audition, portfolio recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
25% of 60,825 applicants were admitted
Women
26% of 35,622 applicants were admitted
Men
24% of 25,203 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
3,511 (23%) of 15,273 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,061 (23%) of 9,147 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,450 (24%) of 6,126 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
30% of 4159 applicants were admitted
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
4,399
Students Accepting Wait List Position
2,584
Students Admitted From Wait List
7

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.66
3.75 and Above
35%
3.50 - 3.74
41%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
9%
2.50 - 2.99
 
2.00 - 2.49
 

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
700 average
660-760 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
55%
Score of 600 - 700
38%
Score of 500 - 600
7%
Score of 400 - 500
0%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
680 average
640-720 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
38%
Score of 600 - 700
54%
Score of 500 - 600
8%
Score of 400 - 500
0%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
31 average
29-32 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
64%
Score of 24 - 29
35%
Score of 18 - 23
1%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 62%
Top quarter: 92%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
1%
Valedictorian
1%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$72,618
Tuition and Fees
$53,948
Room and Board
$15,720
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$1,950
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
admissions@bu.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On or about March 25
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002130
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,708 (48.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,500 (87.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,500 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
479 (31.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$47,702
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,485 (99.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $43,252
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,182 (78.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,434
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 323 (21.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
185 (5.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,138

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
7,333 (44.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
6,439 (87.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
6,438 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,453 (22.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
84%
Average Award
$42,180
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,319 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $36,055
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,314 (82.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,461
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 839 (13.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,085 (6.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,755

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
48%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$40,089
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
11.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Engineering/Technologies, Military Science
Number of Awards
1,177
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
338
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Memberships
Number of Awards
51
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
466
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,283
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Anthropology
  • Archeology
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Bilingual and Multilingual Education
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Conservation Biology
  • Directing and Theatrical Production
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • Engineering, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Biology
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geophysics and Seismology
  • German Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Italian Studies
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Latin Teacher Education
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marketing Research
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Sculpture
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Systems Science and Theory
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
  • Urban Studies/Affairs
  • Voice and Opera
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Communication/journalism, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Not required

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,839
Part-Time Faculty
834
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
61%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 43% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 10% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 37% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 45% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
3,232,873
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
250
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Urban Affairs, Master of Liberal Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science in Dentistry, Master of Sacred Music, Master of Science, Master of Music, Master of Arts in Economic Policy, Master of Divinity, Master of Social Work, Master of City Planning, Master of Criminal Justice, Master of Laws, Master of Arts, Master of Public Health, Master of Engineering, Master of Science in Administrative Studies

Master's Programs of Study

  • Actuarial Science
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • African-American Studies
  • Allied Health--General
  • Anatomy
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Arts Administration
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biophysics
  • Biopsychology
  • Biostatistics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Classics
  • Clinical Research
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Community Health
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Corporate and Organizational Communication
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Cultural Studies
  • Database Systems
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Emergency Management
  • Energy Management and Policy
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Finance and Banking
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Forensic Sciences
  • French
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geosciences
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Communication
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Hispanic and Latin American Languages
  • Historic Preservation
  • History
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Affairs
  • International Business
  • International Development
  • International Health
  • Internet and Interactive Multimedia
  • Journalism
  • Latin American Studies
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Management of Technology
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marketing
  • Mass Communication
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Mathematical and Computational Finance
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Imaging
  • Molecular Biology
  • Museum Studies
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Neurobiology
  • Nutrition
  • Oral and Dental Sciences
  • Organizational Management
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Philosophy
  • Photonics
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Project Management
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Religion
  • Romance Languages
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Systems Engineering
  • Taxation
  • Telecommunications
  • Telecommunications Management
  • Theater
  • Theology
  • Urban Studies
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Science in Dentistry, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Science, Doctor of Ministry, Doctor of Public Health, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Dental Medicine, Doctor of Occupational Therapy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Allied Health--General
  • Allopathic Medicine
  • American Studies
  • Anatomy
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Art History
  • Astronomy
  • Athletic Training and Sports Medicine
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Classics
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Community Health
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Energy Management and Policy
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology
  • French
  • Genetics
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geosciences
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Hispanic and Latin American Languages
  • History
  • Immunology
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Business
  • International Development
  • International Health
  • Law
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Mathematical and Computational Finance
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Media Studies
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Museum Studies
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Neurobiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Oral and Dental Sciences
  • Pathology
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Philosophy
  • Photonics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Religion
  • Romance Languages
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Systems Engineering
  • Taxation
  • Theology
  • Writing

Location and Setting


Boston Population
625,087
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Campus Size
134 acres

Weather

Temperature
21.6 average low in January, 76.3 average high in September
Rain
127 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Boston

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, cooperative housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
75% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
25%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
security personnel at residence hall entrances, self-defense education, well-lit sidewalks, Emergency Alert System, Blue Light System

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Terrier
School Colors
Scarlet and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x x x
Crew x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Golf x      
Ice Hockey x x x x
Lacrosse x x x  
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x  
Track And Field x x x x
Women's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Golf x  
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Mens's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Golf    
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x  
Track And Field x x
Women's Club Sports
badminton, cheerleading, equestrian sports, fencing, gymnastics, rugby, sailing, skiing (downhill), squash, table tennis, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo
Men's Club Sports
badminton, baseball, cheerleading, equestrian sports, fencing, golf, gymnastics, rugby, sailing, skiing (downhill), squash, table tennis, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, softball, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, performing and acappella groups, cultural organizations, service organizations, student government, residence hall associations
Sororities
15% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
18,080
Women
10,863 (60.1%)
Men
7,217 (39.9%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
16,839
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
18.0% Asian
5.1% Black/African-American
14.0% Hispanic/Latino
4.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
49.8% White
8.3% Unknown
International Students.
21.3% from 118 countries
Average Age
21
All Graduate Students
15,275

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
93.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
81.5%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
86.2%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
87.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
65%
Average Starting Salary
65%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
14.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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