Private Colleges with the Lowest Student-Loan Default Rates
Sep 10, 2015
Where does ND rank...
Top four are Claremont McKenna, Pomona College, Vassar, and Swarthmore.
Here’s the summary about us:
UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME, Location-NOTRE DAME, IN, Tuition-$47,929 ANNUALLY
Operating as one of the larger private research institutions in the country, Notre Dame is well regarded for academics and sports, but also has many other facets. The university is ranked 16th for producing Peace Corps volunteers and is in the top 10% for students studying abroad. Nearly 12,000 students enjoy an 8:1 ratio with faculty members, contributing to the third highest graduation rate in the nation. Standout programs and areas of research include medieval studies, physics, biology, mathematics, accountancy and aerospace.
99% of first-time freshmen students choose to return to Notre Dame for their second year.
The amount of grants and scholarships awarded each year averages $29,753 per student.
Approximately 41% of undergraduates took out a loan to supplement educational costs, totaling $6,418 per year.