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Students at Purdue University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 158 responses
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  • Focused
    24%
  • Diverse
    23%
  • Friendly and focused
    21%
  • Indifferent-they do them and you do you
    13%
  • Nice
    8%
  • Easygoing
    4%
  • Driven
    4%
Female Undergrads
42%
Male Undergrads
58%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    54%
  • Out-of-State
    33%
  • International
    13%
  • Unknown
    1%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    42%
  • 20-21
    40%
  • 22-24
    14%
  • Over 25
    2%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    16%
  • $30k-$48k
    15%
  • $49k-$75k
    20%
  • $76k-$110k
    20%
  • $110k+
    29%

Ethnic Diversity

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74%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.264 responses
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83%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).264 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian
    6%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    17%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    2%
  • White
    64%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 132 responses
  • Republican
    33%
  • Democratic
    20%
  • Independent
    18%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    27%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 265 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    3%
  • Liberal
    17%
  • Moderate
    30%
  • Conservative
    18%
  • Very conservative
    2%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    31%
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