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Students at Northeastern University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 118 responses
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  • Ambitious
    30%
  • Busy
    27%
  • Involved
    26%
  • Foreign
    7%
  • Inquisitive
    3%
  • Enthusiastic
    3%
  • Entitled/elitist
    3%
Female Undergrads
51%
Male Undergrads
49%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    21%
  • Out-of-State
    61%
  • International
    18%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    44%
  • 20-21
    36%
  • 22-24
    18%
  • Over 25
    1%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    14%
  • $30k-$48k
    10%
  • $49k-$75k
    13%
  • $76k-$110k
    19%
  • $110k+
    45%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
74%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.179 responses
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85%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).179 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian
    11%
  • Hispanic
    7%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    19%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    6%
  • White
    48%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 97 responses
  • Republican
    5%
  • Democratic
    57%
  • Independent
    24%
  • Other party not mentioned
    3%
  • I don't care about politics
    11%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 178 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    10%
  • Liberal
    43%
  • Moderate
    25%
  • Conservative
    2%
  • Not sure
    20%
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