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Graduation and Retention Rates

Six-year Graduation Rates

Entering classOriginal countGraduated in 6 years or less
Fall 20123,53567.1%
Fall 20113,71462.6%
Fall 20103,53061.9%
Fall 20093,59062.1%
Fall 20083,64559.2%
Fall 20073,80756.8%
Fall 20063,49757.0%
Fall 20053,47753.9%
Fall 20043,31451.1%

Note: Graduation Rates are based on IPEDS reporting and do not include "VCU Qatar" - a non-U.S. territory.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics.

Freshman-to-sophomore Retention Rates

Entering classOriginal countRetained 1 year
Fall 20184,51783.0%
Fall 20174,11784.5%
Fall 2016  4,139  82.8%
Fall 20153,98386.3%
Fall 20143,522 85.7%
Fall 20133,513 86.3%
Fall 20123,535 86.6%
Fall 20113,714 85.2%
Fall 20103,530 85.7%
Fall 20093,590 85.3%
Fall 20083,64583.4%

Note: Retention Rates are based on IPEDS reporting and do not include "VCU Qatar" - a non-U.S. territory.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics.

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