Grambling State University

General Information

Website www.gram.edu
Address 403 Main Street
City Grambling
State LA
Zip 71245
Locale Town: Distant

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 60%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 12.5%
Five-year graduation rate 35.1%
Six-year graduation rate 35.1%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 4,079
Endowment Assets $7,246,829
Minority-Serving Institution Historically Black
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website www.gram.edu/finaid/NetPrice/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 51%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 2.81
Admission Test Scores Policy Considered but not required
Median SAT Verbal 435 (25th - 75th percentile = 390 - 480)
Median SAT Math 455 (25th - 75th percentile = 420 - 490)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 18.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 16 - 20)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 45.1%
In-State Tuition and Fees $7,371
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $16,394
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $25,717
Average Net Price After Grants $18,427
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,914
Median earnings 10 years after entry $28,100
Median debt of completers $37,543
Federal Loan Default Rate 16.1%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 81.8%
% Underrepresented Minority 92.3%
% Black 90.8%
% Latino 1.2%
% Native American 0.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 0.1%
% White 0.6%
% Two or More Races 1.7%
% Other 5.2%
% Noresident Aliens 4.8%
% Female 57.5%
% Male 42.5%
% Age 25 and Over 22.0%
% Part-time 7.3%