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

  2019 2018 2017
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 342 81.9%   375 77.1% 70.4% 390 80.8% 73.1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 24 79.2%   29 86.2% 79.3% 27 85.2% 77.8%
Asian 94 88.3%   82 93.9% 87.8% 87 85.1% 72.4%
Black or African American 647 82.4%   539 84.2% 78.7% 552 84.9% 78.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3 66.7%   6 100.0% 50.0% 6 83.3% 83.3%
White 5,247 88.5%   5,194 87.9% 81.6% 5,945 88.7% 81.9%
Two or more races 267 82.0%   248 81.5% 73.8% 295 87.1% 78.6%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 28 92.9%   34 85.3% 85.3% 38 86.8% 81.6%
Non-Resident Alien 82 81.7%   125 92.0% 83.2% 45 91.1% 80.0%
By SEX                  
Male 2,879 86.8%   2,889 85.9% 79.2% 3,157 87.1% 79.3%
Female 3,855 87.6%   3,743 87.7% 81.6% 4,228 88.5% 82.1%
By RESIDENCY                  
Resident for Tuition 2,617 89.1%   2,380 89.7% 85.1% 2,594 90.4% 83.7%
Non-Resident for Tuition 4,117 86.0%   4,252 85.3% 78.0% 4,791 86.5% 79.4%
Total 6,734 87.2%   6,632 86.9% 80.6% 7,385 87.9% 80.9%

  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% 75.1% 357 79.4% 74.3% 285 83.9% 75.4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 24 75.0% 66.7% 29 72.4% 65.5% 21 85.7% 71.4%
Asian 89 87.6% 78.7% 91 85.7% 81.3% 65 84.6% 78.5%
Black or African American 602 83.9% 76.4% 702 82.3% 72.9% 570 83.5% 75.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 7 85.7% 71.4% 8 75.0% 62.5% 4 75.0% 75.0%
White 6,072 87.9% 80.9% 5,678 87.3% 80.7% 5,498 87.1% 79.7%
Two or more races 262 83.2% 74.0% 191 83.2% 75.4% 248 81.9% 71.4%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 25 80.0% 72.0% 27 81.5% 81.5% 10 100.0% 100.0%
Non-Resident Alien 59 91.5% 79.7% 93 89.2% 79.6% 93 88.2% 78.5%
By SEX                  
Male 3,246 87.7% 80.2% 3,005 85.2% 78.6% 2,921 86.0% 77.9%
Female 4,295 86.6% 79.7% 4,171 87.0% 80.0% 3,873 86.8% 79.5%
By RESIDENCY                  
Resident for Tuition 2,540 88.7% 82.5% 2,643 87.5% 81.6% 2,542 87.6% 80.8%
Non-Resident for Tuition 5,001 86.3% 78.6% 4,533 85.5% 78.2% 4,252 85.8% 77.7%
Total 7,541 87.1% 79.9% 7,176 86.3% 79.4% 6,794 86.5% 78.8%