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.

Retention Rate by Cohort Year
Entering Fall Cohort Year Full-Time Student Retention Rate
2014 93%
2015 93%
2016 93%
2017 94%
2018 94%


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

Part-Time Student Retention Rate
Entering Fall Cohort Year Part-Time Student Retention Rate
2016 0%