National University

General Information

Website www.nu.edu
Address 11255 North Torrey Pines Road
City La Jolla
State CA
Zip 92037-1011
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 75%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 20.4%
Five-year graduation rate 33.3%
Six-year graduation rate 37.0%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 7,877
Endowment Assets $645,465,070
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website www.nu.edu/npcalc/npcalc.htm
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 72%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen -
Admission Test Scores Policy -
Median SAT Verbal -
Median SAT Math -
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite -
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 100.0%
In-State Tuition and Fees $13,032
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $13,032
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus -
Average Net Price After Grants $23,232
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $2,038
Median earnings 10 years after entry $59,400
Median debt of completers $28,244
Federal Loan Default Rate 5.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 21.7%
% Underrepresented Minority 37.1%
% Black 9.8%
% Latino 26.7%
% Native American 0.5%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 1.6%
% Asian 9.6%
% White 37.6%
% Two or More Races 5.3%
% Other 8.8%
% Noresident Aliens 1.9%
% Female 54.8%
% Male 45.2%
% Age 25 and Over 82.5%
% Part-time 63.6%