Chicago State University

General Information

Website www.csu.edu
Address 9501 S. King Drive
City Chicago
State IL
Zip 60628-1598
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 48%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 4.0%
Five-year graduation rate 15.3%
Six-year graduation rate 20.7%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 55.6%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 4,340
Endowment Assets $3,632,365
Historically Black College or University (HBCU) No
Hispanic Serving Institution No
Athletic Conference Great West Conference
Accrediting Agency North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Net Price Calculator Website www.csu.edu/financialaid/netpricecalculator.htm
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 27%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.09
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal -
Median SAT Math 453 (25th - 75th percentile = 420 - 485)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 18.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 17 - 20)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 37.8%
In-State Tuition and Fees $8,558
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $14,654
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $22,480
Average Net Price After Grants $10,203
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,419
Median Federal Aid Amount Borrowed by Undergraduates $18,063
Federal Loan Default Rate 13.8%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 84.8%
% Underrepresented Minority 89.4%
% Black 82.6%
% Latino 6.6%
% Native American 0.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 0.8%
% White 2.9%
% Two or More Races 0.0%
% Female 70.4%
% Male 29.6%
% Age 25 and Over 49.4%
% Part-time 34.8%