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Students at Mercyhurst University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 49 responses
  • Athlete
    27%
  • Everyone is unique
    27%
  • Personable
    22%
  • Preppy
    14%
  • Sheltered Athlete with No Real World Experiance
    6%
  • Outgoing
    2%
  • Stressed
    2%
Female Undergrads
58%
Male Undergrads
42%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    45%
  • Out-of-State
    51%
  • International
    4%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    43%
  • 20-21
    44%
  • 22-24
    10%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    16%
  • $30k-$48k
    13%
  • $49k-$75k
    14%
  • $76k-$110k
    19%
  • $110k+
    38%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
47%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.58 responses
Poll
57%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).58 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian
    2%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    8%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    76%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 32 responses
  • Republican
    13%
  • Democratic
    31%
  • Independent
    28%
  • I don't care about politics
    28%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 59 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    2%
  • Liberal
    19%
  • Moderate
    41%
  • Conservative
    10%
  • Libertarian
    2%
  • Not sure
    27%