The University of Alabama
First-time, Full-time Undergraduate Cohort Retention Rates

  2015 2014 2013
Cohort HC 2nd Year Retention 3rd Year Retention Cohort HC 2nd Year Retention 3rd Year Retention Cohort HC 2nd Year Retention 3rd Year Retention
By RACE/ETHNICITY                  
Hispanic or Latino 357 79.6%   285 83.9% 75.4% 242 83.5% 75.1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 29 72.4%   21 85.7% 71.4% 30 93.1% 82.8%
Asian 91 85.7%   65 84.6% 78.5% 75 93.3% 81.3%
Black or African American 702 82.3%   570 83.5% 75.1% 607 83.9% 70.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 8 75.0%   4 75.0% 75.0% 6 83.3% 83.3%
White 5,678 87.4%   5,498 87.1% 79.7% 5,131 86.7% 79.6%
Two or more races 191 83.2%   248 81.9% 71.4% 176 86.8% 78.2%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 27 81.5%   10 100.0% 100.0%      
Non-Resident Alien 93 89.2%   93 88.2% 78.5% 161 96.9% 80.1%
By SEX                  
Male 3,005 85.2%   2,921 86.0% 77.9% 2,820 86.1% 78.1%
Female 4,171 87.1%   3,873 86.8% 79.5% 3,608 87.2% 79.0%
By RESIDENCY                  
Resident for Tuition 2,643 222.3%   2,542 176.4% 169.6% 2,675 180.0% 172.6%
Non-Resident for Tuition 4,533 174.5%   4,252 174.3% 157.0% 3,753 181.8% 157.6%
Total 7,176 86.3%   6,794 86.5% 78.8% 6,428 86.7% 78.6%

  2012 2011 2010
Cohort HC 2nd Year Retention 3rd Year Retention Cohort HC 2nd Year Retention 3rd Year Retention Cohort HC 2nd Year Retention 3rd Year Retention
By RACE/ETHNICITY                  
Hispanic or Latino 242 83.7% 76.2% 148 71.9% 67.8% 200 78.2% 69.5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 14 92.9% 78.6% 29 82.8% 82.8% 25 87.5% 75.0%
Asian 70 82.9% 82.9% 58 82.8% 75.9% 67 82.1% 80.6%
Black or African American 580 81.4% 74.6% 680 80.9% 72.2% 651 86.7% 72.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 8 100.0% 87.5% 4 75.0% 75.0% 8 87.5% 62.5%
White 5,048 87.6% 81.2% 4,524 86.4% 78.5% 4,368 86.8% 79.0%
Two or more races 162 82.1% 71.6% 126 81.5% 67.7% 91 84.6% 74.7%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 13 92.3% 84.6% 1 100.0% 100.0% 20 90.0% 75.0%
Non-Resident Alien 201 95.5% 88.1% 133 91.0% 82.7% 59 93.2% 81.4%
By SEX                  
Male 2,797 86.4% 80.4% 2,554 85.2% 77.3% 2,470 85.0% 75.9%
Female 3,541 87.4% 80.4% 3,149 85.5% 77.3% 3,019 87.6% 79.5%
By RESIDENCY                  
Resident for Tuition 2,888 155.1% 149.6% 2,897 167.7% 139.4% 3,178 187.8% 80.3%
Non-Resident for Tuition 3,450 180.5% 166.2% 2,806 175.2% 159.5% 2,311 84.6% 74.5%
Total 6,338 87.0% 80.4% 5,703 85.3% 77.3% 5,489 86.4% 77.9%