Campus profile

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Facts for academic year 2016-2017

Students 

Total enrollment 8,647
- states represented 43
- countries represented 46
Undergraduates, total 6,999
- states represented 37
- countries represented 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

NCAA Division III teams 12F/11M
Student-athletes 474
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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

11.15.16

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