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

  2016 2015 2014
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 401 82.3%   357 79.5% 74.4% 285 83.9% 75.4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 24 75.0%   29 72.4% 65.5% 21 85.7% 71.4%
Asian 89 87.6%   91 85.7% 81.3% 65 84.6% 78.5%
Black or African American 602 83.9%   702 82.3% 72.9% 570 83.5% 75.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 7 85.7%   8 75.0% 62.5% 4 75.0% 75.0%
White 6,072 87.9%   5,678 87.4% 80.7% 5,498 87.1% 79.7%
Two or more races 262 83.2%   191 83.2% 75.4% 248 81.9% 71.4%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 25 80.0%   27 81.5% 81.5% 10 100.0% 100.0%
Non-Resident Alien 59 91.5%   93 89.2% 79.6% 93 88.2% 78.5%
By SEX                  
Male 3,246 87.7%   3,005 85.2% 78.6% 2,921 86.0% 77.9%
Female 4,295 86.6%   4,171 87.1% 80.1% 3,873 86.8% 79.5%
By RESIDENCY                  
Resident for Tuition 2,540 88.7%   2,643 87.5% 81.6% 2,542 87.6% 80.8%
Non-Resident for Tuition 5,001 86.3%   4,533 85.5% 78.2% 4,252 85.8% 77.7%
Total 7,541 87.1%   7,176 86.3% 79.4% 6,794 86.5% 78.8%

  2013 2012 2011
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 83.5% 75.0% 242 83.7% 76.2% 148 71.9% 67.8%
American Indian or Alaska Native 30 93.1% 82.8% 14 92.9% 78.6% 29 82.8% 82.8%
Asian 75 93.3% 81.3% 70 82.9% 82.9% 58 82.8% 75.9%
Black or African American 607 83.9% 70.4% 580 81.4% 74.6% 680 80.9% 72.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6 83.3% 83.3% 8 100.0% 87.5% 4 75.0% 75.0%
White 5,131 86.7% 79.6% 5,048 87.6% 81.2% 4,524 86.4% 78.5%
Two or more races 176 86.8% 78.2% 162 82.1% 71.6% 126 81.5% 67.7%
Race/Ethnicity unknown       13 92.3% 84.6% 1 100.0% 100.0%
Non-Resident Alien 161 96.9% 80.1% 201 95.5% 88.1% 133 91.0% 82.7%
By SEX                  
Male 2,820 86.0% 78.1% 2,797 86.4% 80.4% 2,554 85.2% 77.3%
Female 3,608 87.2% 79.0% 3,541 87.4% 80.4% 3,149 85.5% 77.3%
By RESIDENCY                  
Resident for Tuition 2,675 88.4% 81.0% 2,888 88.4% 83.0% 2,897 87.7% 79.4%
Non-Resident for Tuition 3,753 85.5% 76.8% 3,450 85.7% 78.2% 2,806 82.9% 75.2%
Total 6,428 86.7% 78.6% 6,338 87.0% 80.4% 5,703 85.3% 77.3%