Radford University Dashboard
The RU Dashboard indicates our success in meeting the state's goals for higher education institutions described in the 2005 Restructuring Higher Education Financial and Administrative Operations Act. See more information about the goals and legislation.
Measure Actual 2009-10 Target 2009-10 Threshold  
   A.1.a. In-State Enrollment 8,264 8,215 7,804 Achieved
 A.1.b. Under-represented Enrollments 3,864 2,507 2,382 Achieved
 A.1.c. Degree Awards (Undergraduate) 1,758 1,724 1,670 Achieved
 A.1.c. Degree Awards (Graduate) 403 384 363 Achieved
 A.2. Affordability   Achieved
     Four-Year Graduation Rate - Pell 34.5% 29.6% 25.4% Achieved
     Four-Year Graduation Rate - Other Need-Based ... 40.8% 33.3% 28.9% Achieved
     Four-Year Graduation Rate - No Need-Based Aid 44.0% 37.8% 33.6% Achieved
     Six-Year Graduation Rate - Pell 53.1% 48.0% 44.7% Achieved
     Six-Year Graduation Rate - Other Need-Based Aid 57.2% 49.7% 45.4% Achieved
     Six-Year Graduation Rate - No Need-Based Aid 57.5% 54.6% 52.3% Achieved
 A.3. High-need Degrees 589 545 518 Achieved
 A.4. Academic Standards  RU reviewed 6 programs: 4 Undergraduate programs ... Achieved
 A.5.a. Retention Rate 81.4% 81.3% 78.3% Achieved
 A.5.b. Degrees per FTE Students 22.8% 22.9% 20.2% Passed
 A.6.a. Transfer Students 457 234 226 Achieved
 Level II: In-State Six-year Graduation Rate 56.8% 56.0% 53.0% Achieved
 Level II: Course Redesign - ITEC 120 56.9% 49.2% 49.0% Achieved
 Level II: Course Redesign - ITEC 220 72.5% 56.6% 56.4% Achieved
The Secretaries of Finance and Administration have certified RU as meeting the financial and administrative measures for higher education institutions. Achieved
RU was certified as having satisfactorily met the performance standards of the Higher Education Restructuring Act and Appropriation Act by action of the SCHEV Council May 17, 2011. Achieved