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Students at Rutgers University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 227 responses
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  • Diverse
    26%
  • Diverse and Open Minded
    20%
  • Open Minded
    16%
  • Determined
    14%
  • Smart
    9%
  • OK
    6%
  • Party obsessed
    3%
Female Undergrads
50%
Male Undergrads
50%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    83%
  • Out-of-State
    6%
  • International
    10%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    0%
  • 18-19
    34%
  • 20-21
    43%
  • 22-24
    17%
  • Over 25
    5%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    26%
  • $30k-$48k
    14%
  • $49k-$75k
    14%
  • $76k-$110k
    16%
  • $110k+
    29%

Ethnic Diversity

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89%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.359 responses
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81%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).355 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    8%
  • Asian
    25%
  • Hispanic
    13%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    7%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    41%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 205 responses
  • Republican
    9%
  • Democratic
    44%
  • Independent
    13%
  • Other party not mentioned
    3%
  • I don't care about politics
    30%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 356 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    13%
  • Liberal
    36%
  • Moderate
    18%
  • Conservative
    1%
  • Very conservative
    0%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    33%
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