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Students at Northwestern University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 40 responses
Report
  • Busy
    43%
  • Engaged
    25%
  • Stressed
    25%
  • Approachable
    3%
  • Depressed
    3%
  • Pressured
    3%
Female Undergrads
50%
Male Undergrads
50%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    30%
  • Out-of-State
    60%
  • International
    10%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    46%
  • 20-21
    46%
  • 22-24
    6%
  • Over 25
    1%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    9%
  • $30k-$48k
    12%
  • $49k-$75k
    16%
  • $76k-$110k
    17%
  • $110k+
    47%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
60%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.83 responses
Poll
66%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).83 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian
    16%
  • Hispanic
    11%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    8%
  • Multiracial
    5%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    8%
  • White
    46%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 29 responses
  • Republican
    3%
  • Democratic
    69%
  • Independent
    14%
  • Other party not mentioned
    7%
  • I don't care about politics
    7%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 88 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    11%
  • Liberal
    60%
  • Moderate
    20%
  • Conservative
    2%
  • Not sure
    6%
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