University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND 58202-8193

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 14,648
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 21:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 3,466 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

84%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of North Dakota is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,144 applications and 4,305 students were granted admission. University of North Dakota is at the #82 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 94% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 2% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT960 to 1190
ACT21 to 26

Application Fee

$35
Undergrad students
$35
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

University of North Dakota charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $17,832 and in-state students paid $6,678.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$14,693
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$6,678
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$17,832
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 90% of University of North Dakota's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 17% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,076 (which is 8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of North Dakota in 2016-2017, was 1,124, which is 60% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,788 (which is 9.2% above the national average.)

$4,076
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,788
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
90%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of North Dakota has enrolled a total of 14,648 students (10,576 students full-time and 4,072 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 14,648 students, 822 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 52% men and 48% women and 11,255 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,393 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 3,346 students for distance studies.

14,648
Total Enrollment
822
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 79%

Non-resident alien: 7%

Hispanic: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Black/African American: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Asian: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of North Dakota.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Engineering 18% 646 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 12% 451 234
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 10% 381 86
Education 10% 353 273
Legal Professions And Studies 7% 249
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 7% 240 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 4% 142
Social Sciences 2% 86 22
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 2% 79 0
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 63

Graduation & Dropout Rates

55%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of North Dakota full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

3%
Still enrolled
42%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$40,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of North Dakota graduates 6 years after enrollment is $40,200. Last year, out of the total 2,858 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,744 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,100 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,854 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $40,200 $46,800
Employment Rate 96% 94%
Total Graduates 2,858 4,100

Campus Location

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