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Institutional Research Incoming First Year Students

Incoming First Year Students


About first year, full-time students beginning their college careers at Linfield

  13-14 14-15       15-16     
All Enrolled on Fall Census Date 446 461 474
Percent Men 38% 39% 38%
Percent Women 63% 61% 62%
Average Age 18.0 18.0 18.1
US Students of Color 32.7% 35.8% 39.0%
Race/Ethnicity      
African American/Black 1.3% 1.7% 3.4%
Asian 6.1% 5.0% 4.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.4% 1.3%
Hispanic/Latino 3.1% 4.6% 7.2%
Native American 0.9% 0.7% 1.1%
White 62.3% 60.1% 56.5%
Two or more races 20.9% 23.4% 21.9%
Undeclared 1.3% 1.5% 2.1%
International (Nonresident Alien) 3.8% 2.6%  2.3%
Academics
Of those with information submitted:
     
Average High School GPA 3.66 3.65 3.60
25th-75th Percentile HS GPA 3.42-3.93 3.40-3.93 3.34-3.91
Average HS GPA 3.75 or Higher 47% 44% 39%
% Submitting High School GPA 97% 98%  94%
Average SAT Critical Reading and Math 1092 1080 1060
Median SAT Critical Reading and Math 1090 1070  1050
25th-75th Percentile SAT Critical Reading and Math 990-1190 970-1190  950-1170
% Submitting SAT scores 85% 83%  79%
Ave SAT with Writing 1617 1603  1572
Median SAT with Writing 1620 1600  1550
25th-75th Percentile SAT with Writing 1460-1750 1440-1760 1430-1730
Ave. ACT 24 24  23
Median ACT 23 24 23
25th-75th Percentile ACT 21-26 21-26 20-26
% Submitting ACT scores 40% 43%  46%
Of those with rank, top 10% of class Too few to report 27% 26%
Of those with rank, top 25% of class Too few to report 56% 59%
% Submitting High School Rank 15% 58% 56%
Number of Linfield Merit Awards 1 0  0
Number of Ford Scholars 5 3  2
With other institutions' transfer credit at entry 26% 33%  27%
With AP credit 16% 17%  14%
With IB credit 1.6% 2.8%  2.7%
Financial Aid      
Of all first years, % with need and receiving any aid 78% 79%  80%
Of first years with need, % receiving aid 100% 100%  100%
Average total of need based institutional scholarships & grants $24,445 $26,477  $28,864
Average total award package (grants, work, loans) $30,276 $32,134  $34,768
Average percentage of need met 85% 85%  81%
Percentage of students receiving Pell Grants 26% 28% 31%
Students with no need receiving institutional aid 20% 12% 19%
Ave. award of institutional scholarship & grant aid $17,190 $15,900 $18,627
Home Residence      
Alaska 2.5% 2.2%  2.2%
California 10.5% 11.7%  11.7%
Hawaii 6.5% 5.4%  5.4%
Idaho 2.0% 0.9%  0.9%
Oregon 47.1% 52.6%  52.6%
Washington 23.1% 17.6%  17.6%
Other U.S. 4.5% 6.7%  6.7%
Other Countries 4.0% 2.8%  2.8%
Number of Countries 8 7 8
Number of States 16 15  14
Other      
First Generation 17% 27%  28%
Linfield Legacy 17% 11%  13%
Traveled Abroad 58% 48%  50%
One Year Later      
Freshman to Sophomore Retention 88.1% 86.1% Available Fall of 2016
25th-75th Percentile cum GPA first year 2.67-3.64 2.76-3.53  Available Fall of 2016
% with first year GPA 2.0 or better 94% 94%  Available Fall of 2016
Ave. GPA at the end of first year 3.08 3.08  Available Fall of 2016
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