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Fast Facts

How many students attend Linfield in the fall?

Fall of 2015-2016 McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
People        
Fall Semester Headcount 1,700 350 367 2,417
Full-time total 1,663 339 18 2,020
Full-time, degree seeking 1.635 339 18 1,992
Full-time, not degree seeking 28 0 0 28
Part-time total 37 11 349 397
Part-time, degree seeking 28 11 316 355
Part-time, not degree seeking 9 0 33 42
Fall Semester Enrollment FTE 1,607 325 164 2,096

How many students attend Linfield over an entire year?

2015-2016 McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
People (unduplicated headcount) 1,743 457 640 2,840
Annual FTE 1,685 380 295 2,360

How many freshmen stay at Linfield (retention rate, graduation rate)?

  McMinnville Portland OCE
How many freshmen return the next year?   No first-time full-time freshmen are enrolled in this program. No first-time full-time freshman are enrolled in this program.
Most recent: 86.1%
5 year average: 83.8%
How many freshmen graduate within 4 years?      
Most recent: 64.9%    
5 year average: 57.9%    
How many freshmen graduate within 6 years?      
Most recent: 62.6%    
5 year average: 68.0%    
Of those who began as freshmen and graduated in 6 years...      
How many enrolled 8 full-time semesters or fewer? 96%    

How much does Linfield cost?

2015-2016 McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
Tuition & required fees, 2 semesters $38,654 $39,757 $465/credit  
Online Fees not applicable not applicable $50/credit
(max $150 per course)
 
Room (double room) & Maximum Board, 2 semesters $10,850 $7,480 not applicable  
Summer '16 Tuition not applicable $1,192/credit $465/credit  
Cost of Official Transcripts (first copy/additional copies) - - - $7.25
Matriculation Fee $400 $400 $200 (RN to BSN only)  

How much financial aid do students receive?

  McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
Total Aid, 14-15 (all sources) $45.4 million $13.3 million $3.6 million  
% of students with need in 14-15 72% 85% 48%  
% of students awarded aid in 14-15 95% 100% 57%  
Ave. aid per recipient (all sources) in 14-15 $27,402 $29,109 $9,938  

What are the first year students (freshmen) enrolling at Linfield like?

Fall of 2015-2016 McMinnville Portland OCE
Average High School GPA 3.6 Transfer students or
migrants from McMinnville Campus
only.
Transfer students only.
Top 25% of High School Class 59%
Average SAT score
Math+Critical Reading)
1060
%Male/%Female 38%/62%    
U.S. Students of Color 39%    
Percentage in-state (Oregon) 53%    
Percent from other countries 3%    
% First Generation (neither
parent enrolled in college)
28%    
% Pell Grant receipients 31%    
% Linfield Legacy (family
member attended Linfield)
13%    

What are ALL of the students attending Linfield like?

Fall of 2015-2016 McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
Home Residence: number of states 25 7 15 29
Home Residence: number of countries 26 3 0 27
Percentage in-state (Oregon) 50% 81% 85% 60%
Percentage International 6% 1% 0% 4%
Percentage male/female 40%/60% 20%/80% 17%/83% 34%/66%
U.S. Students of Color 33% 31% 18% 31%
Average Age 20 25 37 23
% First Generation (neither
parent enrolled in college)
24% 28% not available 26%
% Pell Grant recipients 27% 28% 22%
% Linfield Legacy (family
member attended Linfield)
14% 9% not available
Students at Linfield on campus housing 77% 20% not residential  

What kinds of activities do students participate in?

  McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
Participation in Intercollegiate Sports 14-15 30% no intercollegiate sports no intercollegiate sports  
Participation in Greek Organizations 29% no Greek orgs. no Greek orgs.  
Students Clubs/Organizations 40 17    
Academic Honor Societies 19 1    
Media Organizations 4 1    
Greek Organizations 8      
Music/Dance/Theater Groups 14      
Student Leadership Positions Appx. 321 Appx. 45    
Intramural/Club Sports 13      

Graduates (Alumni)

  McMinnville Portland OCE
All Linfield
How many people graduate from Linfield?        
Graduates earning a BA/BS/BSN in 14-15 371 195 186 746
How long did it take for those who entered Linfield as
Freshmen to earn a bachelor's?
       
14-15 graduates who finished in 4 calendar years or fewer? 78% No freshmen No freshmen  
14-15 graduates who finished in 5 calendar years or fewer?


94%

(Includes all graduates who began as freshman in
McMinnville.)
How long did it take for those who entereted Linfied as
transfer students (any level) to earn a bachelor's?
       
14-15 graduates who finished in 2 calendar years or fewer? 35% 84% 61%  
14-15 graduates who finished in 3 calendar years or fewer? 75% 94% 83%  
What do they do after Linfield?        
% enrolled in graduate school the following fall (3 year average) 13% 2% 9%  
% reporting the completion of a graduate degree 5 years out 27% 7% 14%  
% of graduates with debt acquired at Linfield (entered as first
years)
70% 80%
No first years.
 
Average debt, first years (for those with debt only) $32,100 $35,780  
% of graduates with debt acquired at Linfield (entered as transfers) 63% 91% 72%  
Average debt, transfers (for those with debt only) $28,942 $36,529 $21,068  
Alumni 1 year out: found first job after Linfield meaningful 55% 80% 82%  
Alumni 1 year out: first job adequate to suppport desired lifestyle 57% 80% 77%  
Alumni 1 year out: first job included health insurance 50% 83% 82%  
Median income, alumni 1 year out (2013 and 2014) $33,000 $62,000 $51,000  
Median income, alumni 5 years out (2013 and 2014) $50,000 $82,000 $65,000  
Ave. salary 10 years after attending (College Scorecards, 2015) All majors, all locations; financial aid recipients only: $51,300

How many majors & programs does Linfield have?

  McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
Unique majors 47 1 1 49
Pre-professional programs 4     4
Certificates     14 14
Total unique/unduplicated programs 51 1 15 67
All programs including duplicated) 51 1 16 68

How big are the classes?

  McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
% of classes, fewer than 22 students, most recent year 78% 26% 78%  
Average class size, most recent academic year 16 25 14  

What kind of computer/internet access does Linfield have?

  McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
Computers in labs available to students 250 50 not a residential program
primarily online
 
Appx. % of classrooms with wireless access 100% 100%  

Semester and Year Abroad

Semester and Year Abroad Programs (14 countries) # of participants in 15-16
  All Linfield
Australia (2 locations) 5
Austria (Vienna) 8
China (Beijing; Hong Kong) 6
Costa Rica 5
Ecuador (2 locations) 9
France (2 locations) 11
Germany 5
Ireland (Galway) 11
Japan (several locations) 6
Korea (Seoul) 6
New Zealand (2 locations) 8
Norway (Oslo) 3
Spain 2
United Kingdom (England, Nottingham) 11
Total Participants in Semester, Year Abroad 96

Study Abroad

  McMinnville Portland
% of 14-15 graduating seniors who studied abroad at some point in their Linfield careers 41% 15%
Costs to Student On-campus tuition in fall and spring. Per credit Jan Term fee.
Room and board plus any program fees that apply to programs abroad.

Faculty, Administration, & Staff

  McMinnville Portland OCE All Linfield
How many resident faculty teach at Linfield 129 32 3 164
How many are full-time (1.0 fte or more)? 122 26 2 150
How many are part-time (less than 1.0 fte)? 7 6 1 14
How many are tenured? 92 10 1 103
How many are on the tenure track? 26 9 1 36
How many are visiting (resident, but not on the tenure track)? 11 13 1 25
% of full-time (1.0 fte or more) faculty who are tenured 70% 31% 50% 63%
% of full-time (1.0 fte or more) faculty who are on the tenure track 21% 35% 50% 24%
How many adjunct faculty teach at LInfield 51 1 (+27 clinical) 28 107
How many people work at Linfield?        
Full-time employees (includes faculty)       371
Part-time employees (includes faculty)       65
All employees (excludes adjunct, temporary & seasonal)       436
What is the current student-faculty ratio?        
Student to regular and adjunct faculty 11:1 12:1 11:1  
Student to faculty ratio in nursing clincials   8:1    
% of faculty with a terminal degree in their field? 92% 53% 50% 84%**
% faculty with a doctoral degree? 78% 50% 43%  
* adjuncts only
** excludes adj.

Financial Resources

  All Linfield
What is the value of Linfield's endowment? (6/30/2015 $102.9 million
Alumni Giving Rate in 2014-2015 10%
What is the 15-16 operation budget? $64.2 million

Grounds & Facilities

  McMinnville Portland OCE
How many buildings does Linfield have on campus? 79 2 not applicable
How big is the campus? 189 acres (Portland buildings are leased)  
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