School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Shaw University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address118 East South Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Diverse Fields
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Shaw University is 60.99% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.00%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate60.99 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)13.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

Shaw's 2023 tuition & fees is $16,480 for undergraduate students. The undergraduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate ($16,480).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $13,188. The graduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$16,480
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,188
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,067 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 216 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Shaw has 924 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 143 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,067
Undergraduate Students924
Graduate Students143
Online Enrollment216

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

Shaw offers 24 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Shaw
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs24 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification