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Students at New York University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 217 responses
Report
  • Driven
    21%
  • Independent
    21%
  • Goal-oriented
    12%
  • Interesting
    11%
  • Creative and full of ingenuity
    9%
  • Hipster
    7%
  • Eccentric
    6%
Female Undergrads
57%
Male Undergrads
43%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    28%
  • Out-of-State
    56%
  • International
    17%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    43%
  • 20-21
    43%
  • 22-24
    9%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    24%
  • $30k-$48k
    13%
  • $49k-$75k
    14%
  • $76k-$110k
    14%
  • $110k+
    35%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
76%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.322 responses
Poll
83%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).320 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    5%
  • Asian
    19%
  • Hispanic
    13%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    18%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    7%
  • White
    33%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 164 responses
  • Republican
    4%
  • Democratic
    49%
  • Independent
    24%
  • Other party not mentioned
    4%
  • I don't care about politics
    18%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 317 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    38%
  • Liberal
    42%
  • Moderate
    8%
  • Conservative
    0%
  • Libertarian
    2%
  • Not sure
    10%
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