University of Maryland

College Park, MD

The University of Maryland, College Park, founded in 1859, is a public institution. It is among the nation's most distinguished public research universities, attracting top students and renowned faculty from around the world. Maryland takes the lead in teaching undergraduates, providing more than 100 innovative and challenging academic programs, many nationally recognized for their exceptional quality. Opportunities for research, internships, leadership, recreation and creativity abound with its suburban location. Close-knit residence communities, distinctive programs for academically talented students and a proud multicultural community make Maryland the university to choose for an outstanding education. Its 1,212-acre campus is located in College Park, nine miles from downtown Washington, DC.

Website: www.umd.edu/

Public
Co-ed
29,868
Undergraduate
Students
(46.6%) 13,923 Women
(53.4%) 15,945 Men
10,653
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
44% of 33,907 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
January 20

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
4.26
SAT Math
650-750 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
640-720 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
29-33 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,171
Out-of-state: $49,378
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,399
Out-of-state: $33,606
Room and Board
$12,082
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Freshman Award
$11,813
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$28,122
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,830
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 34% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 10% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes
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Campus Life

College Park Population
31,274
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Baltimore and Washington, DC
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
40% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Terrapins (Diamondback Turtle); Terps'
Sororities
20% of women participate
Fraternities
15% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
17.8% Asian
13.2% Black/African-American
10.2% Hispanic/Latino
4.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
52.8% White
1.4% Unknown
International Students
5.1% from 63 countries
First-Year Students Returning
95.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
66.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% 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 recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

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

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required November 1
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Writing component required
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
 
City, State, Zip
College Park, MD 20742
Phone
(301) 314-8385
Fax
(301) 314-9693
E-mail
ApplyMaryland@umd.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
January 20
Application Fee
$65
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
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Early Action Notification
January 31

Application Form

Common Application
Not 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 recommended for all freshmen
Other
Resume of activities, audition for music applicants, drawing requirement for architecture applicants recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not 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
44% of 33,907 applicants were admitted
Women
44% of 17,170 applicants were admitted
Men
45% of 16,737 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
7,324 (49%) of 15,081 admitted students enrolled
Women
3,482 (46%) of 7,493 admitted students enrolled
Men
3,842 (51%) of 7,588 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
Not reported
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
0
Students Admitted From Wait List
0

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
4.26
3.75 and Above
87%
3.50 - 3.74
7%
3.25 - 3.49
3%
3.00 - 3.24
2%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
2.00 - 2.49
 

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
650-750 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
52%
Score of 600 - 700
36%
Score of 500 - 600
11%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
640-720 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
39%
Score of 600 - 700
49%
Score of 500 - 600
12%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
29-33 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
68%
Score of 24 - 29
29%
Score of 18 - 23
4%
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: 72%
Top quarter: 90%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,171
Out-of-state: $49,378
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,399
Out-of-state: $33,606
Room and Board
$12,082
Books and Supplies
$1,250
Other Expenses
$2,440
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002103
Free

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
3,470 (76.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,799 (51.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,796 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
341 (19.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$11,813
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,364 (75.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,122
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,550 (86.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,072
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 171 (9.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
870 (19.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,982

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
15,508 (59.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,883 (70.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,870 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,697 (15.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$12,410
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,234 (75.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,978
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 9,990 (91.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,986
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 575 (5.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
3,543 (13.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,919

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
42%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$28,122
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

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

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Library Science, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Out-of-State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agriculture, General
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Astronomy
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminology
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Family and Community Services
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Food Science
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Linguistics
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, Other
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Russian Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Social sciences, Engineering, Business/marketing
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
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,830
Part-Time Faculty
803
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 34% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 10% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 25% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 51% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% 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
4,438,934
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
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

Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Historic Preservation, Master of Real Estate Development, Master of Architecture, Master of Library Science, Master of Science, Master of Applied Anthropology, Master of Community Planning, Master of Music, Master of Public Policy, Master of Health Administration, Master of Public Management, Professional Master's, Master of Information Management, Master of Business Administration, Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Life Sciences, Master of Engineering, Master of Public Health

Master's Programs of Study

  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • American Studies
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Animal Sciences
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Art Therapy
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biostatistics
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Conservation Biology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Dance
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Fire Protection Engineering
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • French
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • German
  • Health Education
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Historic Preservation
  • History
  • Horticulture
  • Human Development
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Information Studies
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Jewish Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Linguistics
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Media Studies
  • Meteorology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Neuroscience
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition
  • Oceanography
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Plant Biology
  • Portuguese
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health--General
  • Public Policy
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Reading Education
  • Real Estate
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Reliability Engineering
  • School Psychology
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Statistics
  • Student Affairs
  • Survey Methodology
  • Sustainable Development
  • Systems Engineering
  • Telecommunications
  • Theater
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Veterinary Sciences
  • Women's Studies
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Audiology

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • American Studies
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Animal Sciences
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art History
  • Art Therapy
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computational Biology
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Epidemiology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • French
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • German
  • Health Education
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Horticulture
  • Human Development
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Information Studies
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Media Studies
  • Meteorology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Neuroscience
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition
  • Oceanography
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Plant Biology
  • Political Science
  • Portuguese
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Public Policy
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Reading Education
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Reliability Engineering
  • School Psychology
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Statistics
  • Student Affairs
  • Survey Methodology
  • Theater
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary Sciences
  • Women's Studies
  • Writing

Location and Setting


Boston Population
31,274
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Baltimore and Washington, DC
Campus Size
1,335 acres

Weather

Temperature
23.4 average low in January, 83.2 average high in September
Rain
114 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
6 mile(s) from campus in Washington, D.C.
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in College Park

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
40% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
60%
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
campus police, video camera surveillance

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Terrapins (Diamondback Turtle); Terps'
School Colors
Red, white, black, and yellow

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x    
Field Hockey x x    
Golf x x x x
Gymnastics x      
Lacrosse x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x x x  
Volleyball x x    
Water Polo x x    
Wrestling     x x
Women's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Golf x x
Gymnastics x  
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running    
Field Hockey    
Golf x x
Gymnastics    
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Water Polo    
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
football, ultimate Frisbee

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student government association, residence hall association, black student union, asian-american student union/jewish student union, commuter students association
Sororities
20% of women participate
Fraternities
15% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
29,868
Women
13,923 (46.6%)
Men
15,945 (53.4%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
27,708
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
17.8% Asian
13.2% Black/African-American
10.2% Hispanic/Latino
4.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
52.8% White
1.4% Unknown
International Students.
5.1% from 63 countries
Average Age
21
All Graduate Students
10,653

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
95.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
66.9%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
83.3%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
85.0%

After Graduation


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

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