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Enrolled, full-time undergraduate and graduate students
Students entering in Fall 2016

Undergraduate
Enrollment by gender and race/ethnicity
     Male  
Female
Total
American Indian or Alaska Native <1% <1% <1%
Asian 11% 9% 10%
Black or African American 4% 4% 4%
Hispanic/Latino 9% 11% 10%
White 63% 61% 62%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander <1% <1% <1%
Nonresident Alien 6% 7% 7%
Two or More Races 3% 3% 3%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown 5% 5% 5%
Total 100% 100% 100%
       
Gender Total 47% 54% 100%

Data source: IPEDS Fall Enrollment 2016-2017

 

Undergraduate
Financial aid status by gender
                                         Male  
Female
Total
Pell Grant Recipients 12% 12% 12%

Data source: IPEDS Fall Enrollment 2016-2017

 

Graduate
Enrollment by gender and race/ethnicity
    Male   
Female

Total

American Indian or Alaska Native <1% 0% <1%
Asian 5% 6% 6%
Black or African American 3% 4% 4%
Hispanic/Latino 6% 8% 7%
White 50% 53% 52%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander <1% <1% <1%
Nonresident Alien 25% 18% 21%
Two or More Races 2% 2% 2%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown 8% 9% 8%
Total 100% 100% 100%
       
Gender Total 42% 58% 100%

Data source: IPEDS Fall Enrollment 2016-2017

 

Graduate
Financial aid status by gender
                                         Male  
Female
Total
Graduate PLUS Loan Recipients without Pell Grants 16% 17% 17%
Graduate Unsubsidized Stafford Loan Recipients 32% 39% 36%

Data source: IPEDS Fall Enrollment 2016-2017

 

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