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Senior Leadership Team: Jonathan Alger, president; A. Jerry Benson, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs; Art Dean, special assistant to the president for diversity; Donna Harper, vice president for access and enrollment engagement; Charles King, senior vice president for administration and finance; Nick Langridge, vice president for university advancement; Mark Warner, senior vice president for student affairs and university planning; Susan Wheeler, university counsel and special assistant attorney general; Maggie Burkhart Evans, executive assistant to the president

Academic Divisions: College of Arts and Letters; College of Business; College of Education; College of Health and Behavioral Studies; College of Integrated Science and Engineering; College of Science and Mathematics; College of Visual and Performing Arts; The Graduate School

Degree Programs Offered

Undergraduate: 72
Master’s: 40
Educational Specialist: 2
Doctoral: 8
Total: 122

Degrees Conferred (2013-14)

Undergraduate: 4,027
Graduate: 859
Total: 4,886

Enrollment (Fall 2014)

Undergraduate: 19,144
Graduate: 1,711
Full-Time: 19,123
Part-Time: 1,732
In-State: 74%
Out-of-State: 26%
Female: 60%
Male: 40%
Total enrollment: 20,855

Percent Enrollment by Ethnicity (Fall 2014)

Black or African American: 4.24%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.15%
Asian: 4.37%
Hispanic: 5.12%
White: 79.13%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.19%
Number of International Students: 495

Applicant Details (Fall 2014)

First-Time Freshman Applicants: 22,550
First-Time Freshmen Enrolled: 4,325
Applicants Accepted: 66%
Transfer Applicants: 2,022
Transfer Enrolled: 677
Transfer Applicants Accepted: 56%
Total applicants: 24,572

Campus/Buildings 
(721 acres)

Academic/Administrative: 80
Support Facilities: 34
Student Housing: 34
TOTAL: 148

Budget (2014-15)

Total Operating Budget: $499.9m

Tuition and Fees (2014-15)

Undergraduate (per year):
In-State: $9,662
Out-of-State: $24,522
Room and Board: $8,828
Graduate (per credit hour):
In-State: $434
Out-of-State: $1,135

Campus/Buildings 
(721 acres)

Academic/Administrative: 80
Support Facilities: 34
Student Housing: 34
TOTAL: 148