Graduation Rates in Reasonable Completion Time

2,585 students out of 3,423 candidates were completed their courses within 150% normal time at University at Buffalo. By gender, 1,361 male and 1,224 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period. The graduation rate at University at Buffalo is around the average rate when comparing similar colleges (73.20% in average - Public Research University (very high research activity)).
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total3,4232,58575.52%
Men1,8911,36171.97%
Women1,5321,22479.90%

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Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

Graduation rates of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 50.00%, Asian students is 82.68%, Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 72.50%, Hispanic students is 67.96%, White students is 72.89%, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander students is 100.00%, Two or More Race students is 70.59%, and Unknown students is 82.91% at University at Buffalo.
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native50.00%(3/6) 75.00%(3/4) -
Asian82.68%(401/485) 79.35%(196/247) 86.13%(205/238)
Black (Non-Hispanic)72.50%(145/200) 71.70%(76/106) 73.40%(69/94)
Hispanic67.96%(140/206) 58.97%(69/117) 79.78%(71/89)
White72.89%(1,277/1,752) 70.93%(727/1,025) 75.65%(550/727)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander100.00%(1/1) - 100.00%(1/1)
Two or More Race70.59%(48/68) 73.53%(25/34) 67.65%(23/34)
Unknown82.91%(194/234) 79.71%(110/138) 87.50%(84/96)
Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity at University at Buffalo

Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period

2,066 students completed their courses in 4 years (or 100% normal time) and 431 finished in 5 years (or 125% normal time). And additional 2,154 students graduated within 6 years (or 150% normal time).
Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period at University at Buffalo

Transfer-out and Retention Rates

The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing total number of students who are known to have transferred out of other institution within 150% of normal time to completion into total number of students, At University at Buffalo, the transfer-out rate is 15.37%. The transfer-out rate at University at Buffalo is around the average rate when comparing similar colleges (15.12% in average - Public Research University (very high research activity)).
Transfer-out and Retention Rates at University at Buffalo
By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At University at Buffalo, the retention rate is 87% for full-time students and 56 % for part-time students last year. The retention rate at University at Buffalo is around the average rate when comparing similar colleges (88.25% in average - Public Research University (very high research activity)).
Retention Rates at University at Buffalo

Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate

A non-resident alien student is not a US citizen/green card holder and studies with student visa, such as F visa, in the United States. At University at Buffalo, 376 of 471 non-resident alien students completed their studies and the graduation rate was 79.83%.
Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate at University at Buffalo


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