Drake University

2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
(515) 271-2011
http://www.drake.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 5,653
  • Undergraduate population: 3,548
  • Student to faculty ratio: 13 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $34,322
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $33,592
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 99%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $11,997
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 14%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,447
  • Students receiving federal aid: 14%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,573
  • Students receiving state aid: 14%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 98%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 4,786
  • Percent admitted: 69%
  • Percent admitted (men): 68%
  • Percent admitted (women): 70%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 520, 640
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 550, 660
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 5,668
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 41%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 59%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 71%
  • Graduation rate (men): 70%
  • Graduation rate (women): 72%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD