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Students at San Diego State University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 235 responses
  • Fun but studious -
    40%
  • Good mix of fun and studious
    29%
  • Fun
    9%
  • GREAT VIBES
    7%
  • Dedicated
    5%
  • Great crowd
    2%
  • Delinquent criminal party people
    2%
Female Undergrads
56%
Male Undergrads
44%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    81%
  • Out-of-State
    17%
  • International
    3%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    35%
  • 20-21
    36%
  • 22-24
    18%
  • Over 25
    10%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    29%
  • $30k-$48k
    16%
  • $49k-$75k
    16%
  • $76k-$110k
    13%
  • $110k+
    26%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
70%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage. 284 responses
Poll
69%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students). 285 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian
    13%
  • Hispanic
    31%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    8%
  • Multiracial
    7%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    5%
  • White
    33%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 139 responses
  • Republican
    17%
  • Democratic
    37%
  • Independent
    22%
  • Other party not mentioned
    4%
  • I don't care about politics
    20%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 281 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    11%
  • Liberal
    33%
  • Moderate
    25%
  • Conservative
    2%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    28%

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