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Students at Texas Tech University

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 218 responses
  • Mainly white but you can still find diversity
    32%
  • Caucasian Texas resident
    23%
  • Very diverse, there isn't a typical student.
    22%
  • White, but honestly there is a lot of diversity.
    11%
  • A individual in school to get a higher education!
    7%
  • Mainly white, some diversity, increasing diversity
    2%
  • Outgoing
    1%
Female Undergrads
47%
Male Undergrads
53%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    92%
  • Out-of-State
    6%
  • International
    2%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    0%
  • 18-19
    39%
  • 20-21
    36%
  • 22-24
    18%
  • Over 25
    6%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    23%
  • $30k-$48k
    16%
  • $49k-$75k
    15%
  • $76k-$110k
    16%
  • $110k+
    30%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
52%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.249 responses
Poll
51%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).249 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian
    2%
  • Hispanic
    27%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    5%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    56%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 157 responses
  • Republican
    29%
  • Democratic
    36%
  • Independent
    17%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    16%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 248 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    0%
  • Liberal
    7%
  • Moderate
    25%
  • Conservative
    33%
  • Very conservative
    8%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    25%