George Washington University

General Information

Website www.gwu.edu
Address 2121 I Street- NW
City Washington
State DC
Zip 20052
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 94%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 75.7%
Five-year graduation rate 80.4%
Six-year graduation rate 81.1%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out N/A

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Research Very High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 10358
Historically Black College or University (HBCU) No
Hispanic Serving Institution No
Athletic Conference Atlantic 10 Conference
Accrediting Agency Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Net Price Calculator Website www.gwu.edu/apply/costsfinancialplanning/undergraduate/netpricecalculator
All Programs Exclusively Online
(no physical campuses)
No

Admissions and Cost

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen N/A
Median SAT Verbal 645 (25th - 75th percentile = 600 - 690)
Median SAT Math 645 (25th - 75th percentile = 600 - 690)
Median SAT Writing 655 (25th - 75th percentile = 610 - 700)
Median ACT Composite 29 (25th - 75th percentile = 27 - 30)
Percent Admitted 36.8%
In-State Tuition and Fees $44,148
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $44,148
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $55,625
Average Net Price After Grants $27,793
Average Student Loan (all sources) $6,675
Federal Loan Default Rate 1.2%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 13%
% Underrepresented Minority 14.4%
% Black 6.8%
% Latino 7.2%
% Native American 0.3%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 10.0%
% White 55.5%
% Two or More Races 0.8%
% Female 55.8%
% Male 44.2%
% Age 25 and Over 6.9%
% Part-time 7.3%