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Students at Elon University

About the Students

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What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 52 responses
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  • Preppy
    40%
  • Motivated
    29%
  • Wealthy
    19%
  • Overcommitted
    4%
  • WASP
    4%
  • Friendly
    2%
  • TRUSTFUND
    2%
Female Undergrads
59%
Male Undergrads
41%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    16%
  • Out-of-State
    80%
  • International
    2%
  • Unknown
    1%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    49%
  • 20-21
    45%
  • 22-24
    4%
  • Over 25
    0%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    11%
  • $30k-$48k
    5%
  • $49k-$75k
    11%
  • $76k-$110k
    15%
  • $110k+
    57%

Ethnic Diversity

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10%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.71 responses
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21%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).71 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian
    2%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    81%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 42 responses
  • Republican
    24%
  • Democratic
    52%
  • Independent
    17%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    5%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 70 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    3%
  • Liberal
    20%
  • Moderate
    33%
  • Conservative
    27%
  • Very conservative
    3%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    13%
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