Grambling, LA

Grambling State University

www.gram.edu/ ⟶

Graduation Rate
14%
Tuition (In-State)
$7,683
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
5,058
Mission Statement: Grambling State University is a comprehensive, historically-black, public institution that offers a broad spectrum of undergraduate and graduate programs of study. Through its undergraduate major courses of study, which are under girded by a traditional liberal arts program, and through its graduate school, which has a decidedly professional focus, the University embraces its founding principle of educational opportunity. With a commitment to the education of minorities in American society, the University seeks to reflect in all of its programs the diversity present in the world. The university advances the study and preservation of African American history, art and culture. Grambling State University is a community of learners who strive for excellence in their pursuit of knowledge and who seek to contribute to their respective major academic disciplines. The University prepares its graduates to compete and succeed in careers related to its programs of study, to contribute to the advancement of knowledge, and to lead productive lives as informed citizens in a democratic society. The University provides its students a living and learning environment which nurtures their development for leadership in academics, athletics, campus governance, and in their future pursuits. The University affords each student the opportunity to pursue any program of study provided that the student makes reasonable progress and demonstrates that progress in standard ways. Grambling fosters, in its students, a commitment to service and to the improvement in the quality of life for all persons. The University expects that all persons who matriculate and who are employed at Grambling will reflect through their study and work that the University is indeed a place where all persons are valued, “where everybody is somebody.

Costs and Financial Aid

$25,663
Tuition
$7,683
Room and Board
$10,990
Books and Supplies
$1,800
Other Expenses
$5,190

Gross Annual Cost

Estimated Annual Cost

$25,663
Gross Annual Cost
Out of pocket:
$17,157
Estimated Annual Cost
Estimated annual cost generated from the Department of Education. Actual costs may vary based on individual circumstances.
$34,686
Tuition
$16,706
Room and Board
$10,990
Books and Supplies
$1,800
Other Expenses
$5,190

Gross Annual Cost

Estimated Annual Cost

$34,686
Gross Annual Cost
Out of pocket:
$17,157
Estimated Annual Cost
Actual costs may vary based on individual circumstances.
$25,663
Tuition
$7,683
Room and Board
$10,990
Books and Supplies
$1,800
Other Expenses
$5,190

Gross Annual Cost

Estimated Annual Cost

$25,663
Gross Annual Cost
Out of pocket:
$17,157
Estimated Annual Cost
Actual costs may vary based on individual circumstances.
Federal Grants
96%
$5,131
State/Local Grants
33%
$1,891
Institutional Grants
55%
$4,674
Loans
96%
$9,683

Percent Receiving Aid and Average Aid Amount

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Acceptance Rate and Test Scores

42%

Acceptance Rate

8% students submit SAT
19% students submit ACT

Applicants Submitting Test Scores

440-510
SAT
Verbal
400-480
SAT
Math
15-19
ACT
Composite

Typical Test Scores of Admitted Students

Diversity and Demographics

5,058
Students
83% Undergrad
17% Graduate

Degree Type

87% Full-time
13% Part-time

Full-time vs Part-time Status

4,201
Undergrad
Students
64% Female
36% Male

Gender Ratio

American Indian or Alaskan Native
0%
Asian or Pacific Islander
0%
Black
91%
Hispanic
1%
White
1%
Unknown
2%
Non-resident
2%

Race and Ethnicity of Undergrad Students

Graduation Rate and Most Popular Majors

14%
4 years

Graduation Rate

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
145
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
78
Business Administration and Management, General
49
Mass Communication/Media Studies
38
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
37

Most Popular Majors and Number of Graduates

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