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Northwestern University
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  • 4 Year
  • EVANSTON, IL

Students at Northwestern University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 57 responses
  • Busy
    40%
  • Engaged
    21%
  • Stressed
    18%
  • Stressed
    7%
  • Depressed
    4%
  • Pressured
    4%
  • smart
    4%
Female Undergrads
53%
Male Undergrads
47%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    25%
  • Out-of-State
    65%
  • International
    10%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    43%
  • 20-21
    46%
  • 22-24
    7%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    7%
  • $30k-$48k
    11%
  • $49k-$75k
    19%
  • $76k-$110k
    15%
  • $110k+
    47%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
60%
of students say the student body is very diverse in race, ethnicity and cultural background. 84 responses
Poll
65%
of students say the student body is very diverse in international students. 84 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian
    20%
  • Hispanic
    14%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    10%
  • Multiracial
    7%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    39%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
How would you describe your personal political beliefs?
Based on 18 responses
  • Conservative
    6%
  • Moderate
    33%
  • Liberal
    33%
  • Very liberal
    22%
  • I don't care about politics
    6%
Poll
How would you describe the political beliefs of the campus as a whole?
Based on 18 responses
  • Very conservative
    6%
  • Balanced
    17%
  • Liberal
    50%
  • Very liberal
    17%
  • Not sure
    11%

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