Drexel University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Philadelphia, PA, Drexel University is one of the best universities in the state of Pennsylvania. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Drexel University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Drexel University.

3141 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104-2875
Phone: (800) 237-3935
Email: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.drexel.edu

Rankings: Drexel University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 88
Score: 42
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.9
Graduation and retention ranking: 127
Average freshman retention rate: 83.2%
6-year graduation rate: 62.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 68%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -6
Faculty resources ranking: 43
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 63.8%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 4.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 9:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 83.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 100
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1110-1290
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 32%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 63%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 68.2%
Financial resources rank: 47
Alumni giving rank: 66
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 17.6%

Essential Facts: Drexel University

  • Drexel was the first major university in America to offer a fully wireless campus in 2000 and many of the courses offered by Drexel can be taken online.
  • Drexel University College of Medicine’s education of women and minorities was considered innovative in the 1800s.
  • The worst thing about Drexel University is also the best thing–the quarter system. As opposed to semesters like most universities, Drexel uses a quarterly system in which terms are ten weeks long.

Drexel University History

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 25%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 8%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 7%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 50%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: basketball, golf, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, wrestling
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, crew (heavyweight), field hockey, lacrosse, crew (lightweight), soccer, softball, swimming, tennis
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station, yearbook