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Current On-Grounds Enrollment

Student Enrollment, 2014-15 (On Grounds)
16,483 Undergraduate
7,249 Graduate
23,732 Total on Grounds

Undergraduate Students by Ethnic Category, 2014-15
6 percent African American
0.2 percent American Indian or Alaskan Native
12 percent Asian
5.8 percent Hispanic
0.04 percent Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
4.3 percent Multi-Race

Undergraduate Student Characteristics, 2014-15
72 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 129 foreign countries.

Retention Rates

97.0 percent

1-Year Retention Rate
87.7 percent 4 -Year Graduation Rate (entering class of 2010)
87.1 percent 4-Year Graduation Rate (entering class of 2009)
94.1 percent 6-Year Graduation Rate (entering class of 2008)
92.4 percent 6-Year Graduation Rate (entering class of 2007)

2014 Graduation Rates by Ethnic Category (6-year rates)
86.0 percent African American
95.7 percent Asian American
95.8 percent Hispanic American
89.5 percent International Non-Resident Foreign
100 percent Native American
95.7 percent Unknown/Unclassified
95.0 percent White American
 
† This is one of the highest African American graduation rates among major public institutions in America.