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Students at Hofstra University

About the Students

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What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 85 responses
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  • Well rounded
    54%
  • Average
    15%
  • Focused
    12%
  • Snob
    7%
  • Apathetic
    6%
  • Activist and hands on
    2%
  • Diverse - no typical student!
    2%
Female Undergrads
55%
Male Undergrads
45%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    51%
  • Out-of-State
    43%
  • International
    0%
  • Unknown
    6%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    3%
  • 18-19
    46%
  • 20-21
    40%
  • 22-24
    9%
  • Over 25
    2%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    17%
  • $30k-$48k
    12%
  • $49k-$75k
    12%
  • $76k-$110k
    18%
  • $110k+
    40%

Ethnic Diversity

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54%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.122 responses
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55%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).122 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    8%
  • Asian
    10%
  • Hispanic
    13%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    5%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    1%
  • Unknown
    5%
  • White
    55%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 75 responses
  • Republican
    8%
  • Democratic
    47%
  • Independent
    16%
  • Other party not mentioned
    4%
  • I don't care about politics
    25%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 122 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    18%
  • Liberal
    32%
  • Moderate
    19%
  • Conservative
    2%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    28%
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