Enrollment

2013–14 2014–15 2015–16 2016–17 2017–18
Full-Time Undergraduates (Fall) 2,871 2,863 2,834 2,864 2,850

Student Body Diversity

2013–14 2014–15 2015–16 2016–17 2017–18
% Female 55.2% 54.4% 55.4% 55.1% 54.8%
% Male 44.8% 45.6% 44.6% 44.9% 45.2%
% Black or African American 4.2% 4.2% 4.4% 4.5% 4.7%
% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1%
% Asian/Pacific Islander 3.4% 3.6% 3.6% 3.7% 4.1%
% Hispanic/Latino 7.9% 8.4% 9.2% 9.2% 9%
% White, Non-Hispanic 67.8% 67.3% 66.9% 65.9% 64.8%
% Other or Unknown 8.0% 7.7% 7.1% 7.5% 7.9%
% International 8.5% 8.7% 8.7% 9.1% 9.4%
% Pell Grant Recipients 11.5% 12.3% 12.1% 12.2% 12.4%

One-Year Retention Rate

Note: Groups are listed by cohort year — for example, of the students who entered their first year at Colgate in 2013, 95.4% returned for their second year. This includes first-time students only — transfer students are not included.

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
First-Year Retention Rate 95.4% 94.5% 94.4% 94.3% 94.2%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Note: Groups are listed by cohort year -— the percentage listed represents how many of the students who entered Colgate in the year given graduated within six years.

* To protect anonymity, data are redacted for groups of five or fewer students.

2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
All Students 92.4% 89.6% 89.7% 91.2% 88.9%
American Indian/Alaska Native Students * * * * *
Asian Students 100% 88.6% 90.6% 92.3% 88.5%
Black/Non-Hispanic Students 86.1% 80.6% 82.9% 91.2% 78.6%
Hispanic/Latino Students 88.9% 82.0% 88.2% 84.4% 92.7%
International Students 87.5% 88.4% 89.7% 90.7% 84.5%
Other/Unknown Students 90.6% 90.6% 91.5% 90.3% 88.3%
White Students 93.1% 90.8% 90% 92.2% 89.9%

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