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At a Glance

Founded 1871
Mascot Ram
Undergraduate Enrollment 3,776
      Degree-seeking 3,489
Graduate Enrollment 265
      Degree-seeking 183
Full-time Students 77%
West Virginia Students 60%
Female 59%
Male 41%
First-to-Second Year Retention 68%
Six-Year Graduation Rate 40%
On-Campus Residents 29%
Tenure/Tenure-Track Faculty 139
Total Faculty 363
Student Faculty Ratio 16:1
Headcount 4,041
Average Freshman GPA 3.33
Average Freshman ACT 21
Average Freshman SAT 994
Undergraduate In-State Tuition/Fees (per year) $6,570
Undergraduate Out-of-State Tuition/Fees (per year) $16,628
Graduate In-State Tuition/Fees (per credit hour) $399
Graduate Out-of-State Tuition/Fees (per credit hour) $569
Average Room and Board (per year) $10,024
State Appropriations $9.7M
Number of Major Buildings 43
Undergraduate Academic Programs 75
Graduate Degree Programs 4
General Fund Operating Budget $60.0M
Value of Endowment $25.4M
Sports Teams 12

Source: SU Institutional Research Office, WV HEPC, IPEDS (Fall 2014)