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.

Entry Term Cohort Retained Retention Rate
Fall 2019 1,636 1,224 74.8%
Fall 2018 1,759 1,255 71.3%
Fall 2017 1,844 1,308 70.9%
Fall 2016 1,745 1,321 75.7%
Fall 2015 1,959 1,456 74.3%
Fall 2014 2,012 1,513 75.2%
Fall 2013 1,986 1,482 74.6%
Fall 2012 2,052 1,601 78.0%
Fall 2011 2,035 1,513 74.3%
Fall 2010 1,836 1,398 76.1%

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.

Entry Term Adjusted Cohort Graduated Six-Year Graduation Rate
Fall 2014 2,010
1,126 56.0%
Fall 2013 1,986 1,100 55.4%
Fall 2012
2,049
1,216 59.3%
Fall 2011 2,032 1,121 55.2%
Fall 2010 1,836 1,071 58.3%
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%

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

Student Diversity

Fall 2020 undergraduate students.

Gender Full-Time Part-Time Total
Female 4,203 305
4,508
Male 2,585 214 2,799
Total 6,788 519 7,307
Ethnicity Full-Time Part-Time Total
American Indian or Alaska Native 18 0 18
Asian 105 13 118
Black or African American 1,230 52 1,282
Hispanic 517 31 548
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4
0 4
White 4,266 358 4,624
Two or more races 406 22 428
Nonresident Alien 45 0 45
Race and Ethnicity Unknown 197 43 240
Total 6,788 519 7,307
Financial Aid Status Full-Time Part-Time Total
Received Federal Pell Grant 2,545 120 2,665
Received Direct Subsidized Loan, but not Pell 1,360
71 1,431
Did not receive Pell or Direct Subsidized Loan 2,883 328 3,211
Total 6,788  
519 7,307

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