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School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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  • 4 Year
  • CHICAGO, IL

Students at School of the Art Institute of Chicago

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 37 responses
  • Unique and creative
    35%
  • So unique they're not unique anymore
    24%
  • Variable
    16%
  • Some are pretentious, but the art makes up for it.
    8%
  • Weird
    8%
  • Weird and unique and nice and supportive
    8%
Female Undergrads
75%
Male Undergrads
25%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    11%
  • Out-of-State
    57%
  • International
    30%
  • Unknown
    2%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    38%
  • 20-21
    39%
  • 22-24
    16%
  • Over 25
    5%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    19%
  • $30k-$48k
    11%
  • $49k-$75k
    17%
  • $76k-$110k
    17%
  • $110k+
    36%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
59%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage. 49 responses
Poll
80%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students). 49 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian
    10%
  • Hispanic
    11%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    33%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    5%
  • White
    34%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 28 responses
  • Republican
    4%
  • Democratic
    32%
  • Independent
    21%
  • Other party not mentioned
    11%
  • I don't care about politics
    32%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 49 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    47%
  • Liberal
    27%
  • Moderate
    8%
  • Not sure
    18%

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