Facts for academic year 2016-2017

Students 

Total enrollment

  • states represented
  • countries represented

8,647

  • 43
  • 46

Undergraduates, total

  • states represented
  • countries represented

6,999

  • 37
  • 34
Graduate/Law, total 1,648
Students enrolled in
online degree programs
536
Male/Female 50/50%
Students of color 32.1%
Living on campus 3,871
MA residents 85%
Academic programs
Undergraduate programs 84
Undergraduate majors 54
Undergraduate minors 54
Undergraduate certificates 10
Doctorate programs of study 13
Master's degree programs 30
Graduate certificates 35
Faculty
Full-time faculty 392
Tenure/Tenure track 300
Faculty awards 3
Holding terminal degrees 95%
Student/Faculty ratio 18 to 1
Research
Research activity $26.7 million
Claire T. Carney Library
Books, serials &
other paper materials
444,795
Ebooks & other
digital/electronic material
135,549
Alumni
Total 44,641
MA residents 70%
Beyond the classroom
Student clubs & orgs 147
Student government seats 29
Graduate student senate seats 14
Intramural sports 7
Service hours 232,514
WUMD 89.3 FM 9,600 watts
Corsair Athletics
Member: NCAA Division III 25 teams
Student-athletes 474
More about the Corsairs
Tuition & fees
(undergraduate as of fall 2015)
MA residents $13,188
Regional NE proximity $17,698
Out of state $27,473
Typical room/board $12,470
Full-time undergraduates who
apply for financial aid and receive it
85%
Budget
Revenues $248.7 million
Private support
Endowment $50 million
Private funds $3.2 million
Economic impact
Annual $517 million
External jobs created 2,483
University employees 1,391
Main campus property
Acres 710
Central buildings 13
Classrooms, all campuses 122
Instructional labs/studios,
all campuses
113

Additional locations

Dartmouth

Fall River

Fairhaven

New Bedford

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