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Students at Rice University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 39 responses
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  • Friendly
    44%
  • Work hard, Play hard
    21%
  • Active
    8%
  • Apathetic
    5%
  • Happy
    5%
  • Nerdy
    5%
  • Overbearing
    5%
Female Undergrads
47%
Male Undergrads
53%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    45%
  • Out-of-State
    40%
  • International
    15%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    45%
  • 20-21
    44%
  • 22-24
    9%
  • Over 25
    0%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    21%
  • $30k-$48k
    12%
  • $49k-$75k
    16%
  • $76k-$110k
    16%
  • $110k+
    35%

Ethnic Diversity

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94%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.62 responses
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90%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).62 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian
    24%
  • Hispanic
    14%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    13%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    2%
  • White
    37%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 42 responses
  • Republican
    2%
  • Democratic
    48%
  • Independent
    24%
  • Other party not mentioned
    7%
  • I don't care about politics
    19%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 64 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    17%
  • Liberal
    36%
  • Moderate
    33%
  • Conservative
    0%
  • Very conservative
    0%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    14%
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