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Students at Southern Methodist University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 54 responses
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  • Work hard Play hard
    28%
  • Rich
    20%
  • Hot, smart, rich, rude, work hard play hard
    11%
  • High acheiving
    9%
  • High achievers & entitled
    9%
  • White, upper-middle class, not street-smart at all
    7%
  • Cold
    4%
Female Undergrads
50%
Male Undergrads
50%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    38%
  • Out-of-State
    55%
  • International
    6%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    43%
  • 20-21
    44%
  • 22-24
    9%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    15%
  • $30k-$48k
    8%
  • $49k-$75k
    16%
  • $76k-$110k
    16%
  • $110k+
    45%

Ethnic Diversity

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23%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.75 responses
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33%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).75 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    5%
  • Asian
    7%
  • Hispanic
    12%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    8%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    65%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 39 responses
  • Republican
    51%
  • Democratic
    18%
  • Independent
    5%
  • Other party not mentioned
    3%
  • I don't care about politics
    23%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 75 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    1%
  • Liberal
    7%
  • Moderate
    12%
  • Conservative
    39%
  • Very conservative
    32%
  • Libertarian
    3%
  • Not sure
    7%
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