Stories matter and numbers help us tell our story. The numbers below help us understand who we are and help us capture pinpoints in the life of our community. The numbers also give us direction – we are able to identify successes on which to build and opportunities for improvement.
The Bulldog family is made of students, faculty, and staff. These statistics cannot tell the whole story of our vibrant and unique family, but they provide an overview of who’s a Bulldog and proud of it.
In 2013 and beyond several retention initiatives were implemented to increase student of color gradauation rates such as Crew Scholars, Flight Program, and Proactive Advising. The data below was a significant factor in implementing these models and other Equity and Inclusion initiatives.
Undergraduate Graduation Rates by Entering Year
Note: Click on the colored boxes next to each ethnicity below to see how the data fluctuates.
2018 Disabilities Services Annual Report
2015 Drake Climate Assessment.
2019 Drake Climate Assessment. Includes community members who identify as asexual.
The Drake campus is home to students from around to globe and welcomes international students from several countries. Check out the resources that Drake has curated just for its international Bulldogs.
Drake is dedicated to being an inclusive campus for all Bulldogs and is always striving to be better. Diversifying faculty has been a core focus of the Office of Equity and Inclusion and the institution. Please visit our Hiring page for more information.
Note: The pie graphs below are interactive. Select the colored box next to the ethnicity in the key, to see how the graph fluctuates.