Retention Rates

The 2008 Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act requires institutions to report the percentage of students enrolled for the first time toward an undergraduate degree who return for their second year. Below are the most recent figures for one-year retention rates for first-time, full-time students at the University of Richmond.

Entering fall cohort year Retention rate
2008 92%
2009 93%
2010 94%
2011 93%
2012 94%

Note: The University of Richmond does not usually enroll part-time, first-time students.