Student Body Diversity, Fall 2021                          
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RACE/ETHNICITY
Federal Reporting Categories
Undergraduate Graduate/Professional TOTAL
FT PT subtot. FT PT subtot. FT PT Total
n % n % n n % n % n n % n % n
American Indian/Alaska Native 3 0% 0 0% 3 7 0% 2 0% 9 10 0% 2 0% 12
Asian 209 4% 0 0% 209 199 7% 34 4% 233 408 5% 34 4% 442
Black or African American 320 6% 3 4% 323 235 9% 121 15% 356 555 7% 124 14% 679
Hispanic/Latino 451 8% 9 11% 460 170 6% 52 7% 222 621 8% 61 7% 682
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 0% 0 0 0% 1 0% 1 0 0% 1 0% 1
Nonresident alien 494 9% 3 4% 497 359 13% 22 3% 381 853 11% 25 3% 878
Race and ethnicity unknown 18 0% 2 2% 20 77 3% 14 2% 91 95 1% 16 2% 111
Two or more races 256 5% 5 6% 261 77 3% 7 1% 84 333 4% 12 1% 345
White 3640 68% 59 73% 3699 1561 58% 537 68% 2098 5201 64% 596 68% 5797
Grand Total 5391 100% 81 100% 5472 2685 100% 790 100% 3475 8076 100% 871 100% 8947
GENDER Undergraduate Graduate/Professional TOTAL
FT PT subtot. FT PT subtot. FT PT Total
n % n % n n % n % n n % n % n
Men 2469 46% 33 41% 2502 1213 45% 259 33% 1472 3682 46% 292 34% 3974
Women 2922 54% 48 59% 2970 1472 55% 531 67% 2003 4394 54% 579 66% 4973
Total 5391 100% 81 100% 5472 2685 100% 790 100% 3475 8076 100% 871 100% 8947
Note: "Gender" here reflects the binary male/female category used for U.S. Dept of Education IPEDS reporting.
PELL GRANT RECIPIENTS Undergraduates
n %
Pell Grant Recipients 471 9%
Not a Pell Grant Recipient 5001 91%
Total 5472 100%
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