About Barry University
On Campus Housing
Barry University is a private not-for-profit Catholic University originally founded as Barry College in the year 1940. Later in 1981, it was renamed to Barry University. It is known to be one of the greatest Catholic Universities in the southeast. It extends traditional classroom learning into a living and learning population that appreciates a variety of perspectives and life experiences.
The University's acceptance rate is 62% with the total graduation rate of 31%.
The total student population is 7,404 which consists of 5,041 full-timers and 2,363 part-timers.
The student-faculty ratio is 11:1 which allows a great individual attention towards each student in the classroom.
Online Education at Barry University
As working adults will have to adapt to a new situation, goals, and jobs it is required to offer high-quality education via the internet which is accessible 24/7. The university takes up this challenge by designing the online program which has all the flexibility required by the students.
Barry Webadvisor is the online learning management system used to take the education beyond the classroom. It also provides several online resources to make the programs effective as the traditional classroom teaching.
Some of the Student’s reviews are given below
Aventura mall and South beach are the nearby attraction of the campus. Also, there are many places to explore such as Beach, Museums, Ice skating, Bowling and Clubs. The faculties and staffs are friendly and approachable. There is renovation everywhere which is a good sign.
The workload is fair and manageable. The advisors are great at preparing students for career and work exposure. There are many internships and job opportunities available for the students.
The ranking according to the U.S.News report are given below
It ranks between 230 to 301 in National Universities.
It ranks 83rd in Best Nursing Schools: Doctor of Nursing Practice.
It ranks 82nd in Best Nursing Schools Masters.
It ranks 94th in Nursing-Anesthesia.
It ranks 126th in Occupational Therapy.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$58,622 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The university aims at making your path towards success affordable. There are several merit-based scholarship programs which award up to $17,000 based on your eligibility.
The FAFSA form should be filled by the students who are looking for financial aid in order to know the financial aid eligibility of a student. Barry University federal school code is 001466.
The State Aid includes Florida Resident Access Grant, Florida Student Assistance Grant, and Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program.
The Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan and so on.
The Institutional Aid includes the Barry Access Grant and Barry Scholarship.
The Military Aid include the Post 9/11 GI Bill, ROTC Scholarship and Yellow Ribbon Program.