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Michigan State University
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  • 4 Year
  • EAST LANSING, MI

Students at Michigan State University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 207 responses
  • Spartans Stand Together
    32%
  • Open, working, and capable
    20%
  • Dedicated
    15%
  • Most students just want to graduate.
    13%
  • Open
    6%
  • Capable
    5%
  • Outgoing
    4%
Female Undergrads
52%
Male Undergrads
48%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    77%
  • Out-of-State
    18%
  • International
    5%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    44%
  • 20-21
    41%
  • 22-24
    10%
  • Over 25
    2%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    29%
  • $30k-$48k
    14%
  • $49k-$75k
    12%
  • $76k-$110k
    13%
  • $110k+
    32%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
75%
of students say the student body is very diverse in race, ethnicity and cultural background. 301 responses
Poll
80%
of students say the student body is very diverse in international students. 301 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian
    8%
  • Hispanic
    6%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    6%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    2%
  • White
    67%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
How would you describe your personal political beliefs?
Based on 122 responses
  • Very conservative
    1%
  • Conservative
    11%
  • Moderate
    25%
  • Liberal
    25%
  • Very liberal
    17%
  • I don't care about politics
    20%
Poll
How would you describe the political beliefs of the campus as a whole?
Based on 122 responses
  • Very conservative
    1%
  • Conservative
    2%
  • Balanced
    40%
  • Liberal
    30%
  • Very liberal
    6%
  • Not sure
    22%

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