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Students at Michigan State University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 108 responses
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  • Spartans Stand Together
    45%
  • Dedicated
    19%
  • Open, working, and capable
    10%
  • Open
    9%
  • Most students just want to graduate.
    7%
  • Capable
    4%
  • Diverse
    3%
Female Undergrads
51%
Male Undergrads
49%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    73%
  • Out-of-State
    15%
  • International
    12%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    43%
  • 20-21
    42%
  • 22-24
    11%
  • Over 25
    2%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    25%
  • $30k-$48k
    11%
  • $49k-$75k
    14%
  • $76k-$110k
    16%
  • $110k+
    34%

Ethnic Diversity

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75%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.288 responses
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79%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).288 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian
    5%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    13%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    67%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 159 responses
  • Republican
    16%
  • Democratic
    35%
  • Independent
    19%
  • Other party not mentioned
    5%
  • I don't care about politics
    25%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 286 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    4%
  • Liberal
    26%
  • Moderate
    36%
  • Conservative
    4%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    29%
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