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Facts for academic year 2015-2016

Students 

Total enrollment 8,916
- states represented 40
- countries represented 54
Undergraduates, total 7,295
- states represented 33
- countries represented 42
Graduate/Law, total 1,621
Students enrolled in
online degree programs
395
Male/Female 51/49%
Students of color 30.2%
Living on campus 4,168
MA residents 86%

Academic programs

Undergraduate programs 82
Undergraduate majors 52
Undergraduate minors 53
Undergraduate certificates 10
Doctorate programs of study 12
Master's degree programs 32
Graduate certificates 34

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 $28.2 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 151
Student government seats 29
Graduate student senate seats 14
Intramural sports 12
Service hours 220,288
WUMD 89.3 FM 9,600 watts

Corsair Athletics

NCAA Division III teams 12F/11M
Student-athletes 485
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Tuition & fees

(undergraduate as of fall 2015)
MA residents $12,588
Regional NE proximity $16,748
Out of state $26,173
Typical room/board $11,622
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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