Overview

Applicants
4,982
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average HS GPA
3.17

GPA Breakdown

14%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
21%
3.00 - 3.24
25%
2.50 - 2.99
10%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

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SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
430 - 510
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
420 - 500
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
18 - 21

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
:1
Total Faculty
with Terminal Degree


Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
16%
Graduate in 5 years
27%
Graduate in 6 years
31%

Degrees

Bachelor's
Doctoral/Professional
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Alumni Services
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Shaquille O'Neal
Former NBA player, rapper, actor, sports analyst

Joy Taylor
Host of Skip and Shannon: Undisputed

Alex Ferrer
American television personality, lawyer, and retired judge who presided as

Laurent Lamothe
Prime Minister of Haiti

Carlos Gimenez
Mayor, Miami-Dade County

Felipe de Jesus Estévez
Bishop of St. Augustine, Florida

Alberto Carvalho
Superintendent, Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
16%
Graduate in 5 years
27%
Graduate in 6 years
31%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Alumni Services
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Oct 15

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$11,272

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$8,280

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,638

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
68%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$39,248

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$28,800
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,500

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$3,100

On-Campus Room and Board
$10,800
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Nursing Scholarships
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Nursing Loans
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
3,541
Foreign Countries Represented
66

Demographics

29.47%
African-American
30.57%
Hispanic
19.39%
Caucasian
9.45%
Unknown
7.86%
International

61% female
39% male
21% are out of state
83% are full time
17% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
30%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
69%

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Other
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Center for Advanced Learning

Type of Program
For LD/ADD Only

Director
Leslie Rouder

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
Yes

Documentation Requred for LD
Psychoeducational evaluation

Documentation Requred for ADHD
Psychoeducational evaluation, childhood history

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
67
Number of Honor Societies
20

Number of Social Sororities
2
Number of Religious Organizations
5

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

Men's Sports (Buccaneers)
5 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Women's Sports (Buccaneers)
7 Sports

Basketball
Crew Rowing
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: U.S. Army Cadet Command and Florida International University (FIU)
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University of Miami

Sustainability


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Dell

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Wemberg Estil
Guest Relations Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami Shores, FL 33161-6695

Phone
305-899-3100

Email
admissions@barry.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
R. Kirk Landon Student Union
Health and Sports Center
Penaport Pool
Residence Halls
Monsignor William Barry Memorial Library

Most Popular Places Off Campus
South Beach
Downtown miami
Aventura mall
Key Biscayne
Ft. Lauderdale-Riverwalk

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 9am-5pm
Average Length: 30 min.

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Our visitors fly into both Ft. Lauderdale and Miami International Airport. We are in the middle of both. Shuttles and taxis are available.

Driving Instructions to Campus
Miami- From I-95 North, exit at #119 St., turn right on NE 2 Avenue, Barry University is on the right. Ft. Lauderdale-From I-95 South, exit 103rd Street. Turn left on NE 2 Avenue, Barry University is on the left approximately 2 miles.