Student Right-to-Know

Radford University is pleased to provide the following information in compliance of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, regarding the institution's retention, graduation rates, and student diversity.

Retention Rates

Institution's retention rate for first-time, full-time, degree-seeking undergraduates for each of the past 10 years.

Term Cohort Retained Retention Rate
Fall 2015 1,960 1,456 74.3%
Fall 2014 2,013 1,513 75.2%
Fall 2013 1,986 1,482 74.6%
Fall 2012 2,052 1,602 78.1%
Fall 2011 2,035 1,513 74.3%
Fall 2010 1,837 1,398 76.1%
Fall 2009 1,447 1,099 76.0%
Fall 2008 1,872 1,467 78.4%
Fall 2007 1,841 1,473 78.1%
Fall 2006 1,731 1,330 76.8%

For more information on retention rates please visit our Electronic Fact Book.

Six-Year Graduation Rates

Institution's six-year graduation rate for first-time, full-time, degree-seeking undergraduates for each of the past 10 years.

Term Adjusted Cohort Graduated Six-Year Graduation Rate
Fall 2009 1,444 858 59.4%
Fall 2008 1,871 1,099 58.7%
Fall 2007 1,840 1,077 58.5%
Fall 2006 1,730 1,040 60.1%
Fall 2005 1,890 1,054 55.8%
Fall 2004 1,828 1,035 56.6%
Fall 2003 1,800 1,020 56.7%
Fall 2002 1,813 1,083 59.7%
Fall 2001 1,875 1,055 56.3%
Fall 2000 1,753 987 56.3%

For more information on six-year graduation rates please visit our Electronic Fact Book.

Student Diversity

Fall 2016 undergraduate students.

Gender Full-Time Part-Time Total
Female 4,609 193 4,802
Male 3,495 156 3,651
Total 8,104 349 8,453
Ethnicity Full-Time Part-Time Total
American Indian or Alaska Native 19 0 19
Asian 119 4 123
Black or African American 1,239 43 1,282
Hispanic 572 18 590
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14 0 14
White 5,589 269 5,858
Two or more races 405 10 415
Nonresident Alien 75 3 78
Race and Ethnicity Unknown 72 2 74
Total 8,104 349 8,453
Financial Aid Status Full-Time Part-Time Total
Received Federal Pell Grant 2,601 77 2,678
Received Subsidized Stafford Loan, but not Pell 1,677 31 1,708
Did not receive Pell or Subsidized Stafford Loan 4,244 250 4,494
Total 8,104 349 8,453

For more information on enrollment and student diversity please visit our Electronic Fact Book.