Institutions, such as the University of Washington and the University of Texas at Austin, are implementing strategies such as adding more advisers and expanding high-demand courses to help students graduate on time. Data show that, while 86% of incoming freshmen nationally believe they will graduate in four years, current four-year graduation rates stand at 41% at public universities and 61% at private four-year universities.
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