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Students at Howard University

About the Students

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What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 125 responses
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  • Very fun but goal oriented
    30%
  • "Work hard, play hard" mentality
    28%
  • All of the above
    14%
  • Average student that enjoys a good "turn up"/party
    9%
  • All the above, never average.. turn up w/ a 3.97
    8%
  • On their grind
    6%
  • Very enlightened individual
    6%
Female Undergrads
68%
Male Undergrads
32%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    2%
  • Out-of-State
    89%
  • International
    9%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    40%
  • 20-21
    41%
  • 22-24
    13%
  • Over 25
    4%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    38%
  • $30k-$48k
    19%
  • $49k-$75k
    15%
  • $76k-$110k
    13%
  • $110k+
    14%

Ethnic Diversity

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65%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.189 responses
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72%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).190 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    90%
  • Asian
    1%
  • Hispanic
    0%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    6%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    2%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 107 responses
  • Republican
    3%
  • Democratic
    64%
  • Independent
    17%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    15%
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How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 187 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    21%
  • Liberal
    39%
  • Moderate
    17%
  • Conservative
    2%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    21%
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