Completion

Also known as graduation rates, completion rates express the percentage of first-year full-time students who gain a bachelor's degree within a 4-year or 6-year period.

Race & Ethnicity

4-year completion rate by race/ethnicity
6-year completion rate by race/ethnicity

 

Six-Year Completion by Race/Ethnicity: Comparison with Peer Universities 2016-2020

Institution Total American Indian/ Alaskan Asian Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Black Hispanic White Two Or More Races Unknown
University of Portland 82.2 60.0 85.6 80.0 90.2 80.8 83.0 81.2 76.2
University of Puget Sound 77.4 62.5 76.2 100.0 72.6 72.2 78.6 72.4 84.3
Lewis & Clark College 77.0 54.3 77.8 87.5 64.8 73.2 77.2 86.6 71.8
Seattle University 74.2 64.8 81.0 70.8 60.2 69.2 74.0 73.6 74.2
Point Loma Nazarene University 73.8 53.8 78.6 47.0 52.6 70.6 75.6 80.8 83.3
Willamette University 73.6 64.6 79.6 48.3 65.0 72.2 74.0 73.8 67.6
Biola University 72.6 70.8 74.4 37.5 57.0 65.4 76.2 67.8 77.0
California Lutheran University 71.8 77.2 75.6 80.4 64.2 73.6 71.8 71.0 65.2
Pacific Lutheran University 69.6 46.2 64.4 26.8 42.2 69.8 73.0 62.6 73.0
George Fox 67.3 56.6 76.6 40.0 46.8 61.8 68.6 65.8 65.4
Pacific University 64.0 58.0 77.4 48.6 39.4 54.6 64.0 68.8 51.8

 Source: IPEDS

 

 

Gender

4-year completion rate by gender
6-year completion rate by gender

Six-Year Completion by Gender: Comparison with Peer Universities 2016-2020

6-year completion rate by gender: comparison with peer institutions


 

Pell Grant Eligibility

Federal Pell Grants usually are awarded only to undergraduate students who display exceptional financial need.

4-year completion rate by Pell grant eligibility
6-year completion rate by Pell grant eligibility

Completion by Pell Grant Status: Comparison with Peer Institutions 2016-2020

Institution Non-Pell Recipients Pell Recipients Difference
University of Portland 82.6 79.4 -3.2
Pacific University 73.4 73.0 -0.4
California Lutheran University 78.8 72.6 -6.2
Point Loma Nazarene University 79.0 71.6 -7.4
George Fox University 73.4 70.2 -3.2
Biola University 72.0 69.6 -2.4
Pacific Lutheran University 77.0 69.2 -7.8
Lewis & Clark College 75.4 68.0 -7.4
Seattle University 72.4 62.0 -10.4
Willamette University 77.6 59.4 -18.2
University of Puget Sound 68.2 58.0 -10.2


First Generation College Status

4-year completion rate by first generation college status
6-year completion rate by first generation college status

 

 

 

*Peer Universities (selected based on geographic location, total enrollment, and student race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status):

  • Biola University
  • California Lutheran University
  • Lewis & Clark College
  • Pacific Lutheran University
  • Pacific University
  • Point Loma Nazarene University
  • Seattle University
  • University of Portland
  • University of Puget Sound
  • Willamette University

 Data were gathered using IPEDS Compare Institutions tool. 


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