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Students at Ball State University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 172 responses
  • Everyone does their own thing, pretty chill
    37%
  • Outgoing and confident
    22%
  • Laidback
    11%
  • Unique
    11%
  • Hangout with thier friends and somewhat social
    9%
  • Keep to themselves
    5%
  • Accepting
    2%
Female Undergrads
59%
Male Undergrads
41%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    85%
  • Out-of-State
    15%
  • International
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    45%
  • 20-21
    41%
  • 22-24
    10%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    24%
  • $30k-$48k
    15%
  • $49k-$75k
    18%
  • $76k-$110k
    20%
  • $110k+
    23%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
58%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.215 responses
Poll
60%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).215 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    8%
  • Asian
    1%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    1%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    78%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 125 responses
  • Republican
    23%
  • Democratic
    31%
  • Independent
    19%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    24%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 213 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    4%
  • Liberal
    23%
  • Moderate
    20%
  • Conservative
    4%
  • Very conservative
    1%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    46%
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