Numbers don’t really tell the whole Drake story, but they’re a good place to start.
Drake University is home to approximately 4,904 students, including 3,098 undergraduate students from 47 states and 39 countries.
Drake University Undergraduate Characteristics
|758 entering first-year students||89 entering full-time transfer students|
|58% female and 42% male||56% female and 44% male|
|21.5% minority||37% minority|
|2% international||10% international|
|From 33 states and 12 countries||From 13 states and 7 countries|
First-Year Student Academic Profile
|66% graduated in the top 25% of their class
|94% graduated in the top 50% of their class|
|Average GPA (on a 4.0 scale) — 3.63|
|ACT: Median Score—26.4; mid-50% range—24–30|
|SAT: Median Score—1230; mid-50% range—1150–1330|
Distribution by College and School
|Arts and Sciences||47%||45%|
|Business and Public Administration||26%||26%|
|Pharmacy and Health Sciences||18%||2%|
|Journalism and Mass Communication||7%||4%|
Monday-Friday - Schedule an individual visit to tour Drake
Now - Entering first year and transfer students can apply for fall 2019.
August 10 - Bulldog Days of Summer
August 22- First Year Student Move-In Day!
August 27- First day of fall classes!
September 22- Saturday Visit Day
October 1- 2019 FAFSA opens
October 8 - Campus Preview Day