Quick facts - continued

Tuition: Sample cost of attendance for students who live on campus

For students pursing a bachelor's degree. See a second table lower on this page for associate degree estimates.

 In stateOut of stateOut of state
For new under­graduates, starting summer 2018 *
Tuition & fees $11,186 $19,718 $15,500
Room & board $12,296 ** $12,296 ** $12,296 **
Books & supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
Transportation $1,000 $1,000 $1,000
Personal $1,520 $1,520 $1,520
Cost of attendance $27,002 $35,534 $31,316

The table reflects estimated rates for two semesters, fall and spring. It is based on taking 16 credit hours per semester.

* The costs in this column are for new freshman and transfer students from out of state who begin in the summer of 2018 or later.

** The University offers a range of housing and dining options. The room and board charges are estimated using mid-range costs for housing and the 19-meal-per-week meal plan (board). The room and board charges you select will change your total cost of attendance. (See residence hall rates.)

See details about tuition and fees.

Non-resident surcharge is $1 per credit hour for students enrolled in online degrees and/or certificates (online courses only)

Updated September 2017


Physical Structure Inventory, All Buildings

Campus Number of Buildings Gross Square Feet Net Assignable Square Feet Percent of NASF to Gross Replacement Value
Main Campus 79 8,789,385 6,040,905 69% $2,369,723,517
Wayne Campus 5 198,592 116,683 59% $63,576,859

Source: HEI Facilities File Reporting, 2018


Fall 2018 Full-Time Teaching Faculty Data

Student-Faculty ratio 20:1
Faculty with Doctorate Degrees 67.8%
Faculty with Terminal Degrees 77%
Tenured Faculty 60.2%
Tenure Track Faculty 10.0%
Non-Tenured Faculty 29.7%

Fall 2018 Library Holdings

Library CollectionsPhysicalDigital/Electronic
Books 792,985 1,452,249
Databases 353
Media 134,871 144,318
Total 927,856 1,596,920
Library Circulation 57,583 390,428

Fall 2018 Faculty and Staff Profile

Full-time EmployeesUniv TotalPart-time EmployeesUniv Total
Teaching Faculty 679 PT Faculty Teach Credit 798
Administrative Faculty with Rank 32 PT Faculty Teach Noncredit 18
Library Faculty with Rank 15 Total Part-time Faculty 816
Total Full-time Faculty 726 PT Staff 250
Contract Professionals 550 PT Administrators 15
Staff 687 Graduate Assistants 673
Total Full-time Employees 1,963 Total Part-time Employees 1,754

Source: HR Employee Summary November 1, 2018