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Current On-Grounds Enrollment

Student Enrollment, 2013-14 (On Grounds)
16,087 Undergraduate
7,377 Graduate
23,464 Total on Grounds

Undergraduate Students by Ethnic Category, 2013-14
6 percent African American
0.2 percent American Indian or Alaskan Native
12 percent Asian
5.5 percent Hispanic
0.06 percent Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
4 percent Multi-Race
28.0 percent Minority Sub-Total

Note: Beginning in 2013-14, students could choose more than one ethnicity and are counted above in each category that they selected. However, the data in the minority sub-total and total rows includes unique students only.

Undergraduate Student Characteristics, 2013-14
73 percent Virginia residents
41 percent Living in University housing
20.0 years Average undergraduate student age
 
56 percent women; 44 percent men
Students come from 50 states and 150 foreign countries.

Retention Rates

97.5 percent

1-Year retention rate
(entering class of 2011 returning 2012)
87.2 percent 4 -Year graduation rate (entering class of 2009)
87.4 percent 4-Year graduation rate (entering class of 2008)
93.0 percent 6-Year graduation rate (entering class of 2007)
93.3 percent 6-Year graduation rate (entering class of 2006)

2013 Graduation Rates by Ethnic Category (6-year rates)
82.8 percent African American
94.0 percent Asian American
92.9 percent Hispanic American
87.5 percent International non-resident foreign
83.3 percent Native American
94.7 percent Unknown/unclassified
93.8 percent White American
 
† This is one of the highest African American graduation rates among major public institutions in America.