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Students at University of Houston

About the Students

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What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 251 responses
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  • Friendly and helpful during and after classes
    42%
  • Open-minded
    26%
  • Everyone is different and approachable
    11%
  • They want to be friends only for class.
    10%
  • There is no one phrase to group these people by
    6%
  • Don't talk to me
    4%
  • Diverse
    0%
Female Undergrads
50%
Male Undergrads
50%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    94%
  • Out-of-State
    2%
  • International
    3%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    7%
  • 18-19
    33%
  • 20-21
    32%
  • 22-24
    18%
  • Over 25
    10%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    30%
  • $30k-$48k
    20%
  • $49k-$75k
    19%
  • $76k-$110k
    12%
  • $110k+
    19%

Ethnic Diversity

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86%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.320 responses
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80%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).321 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    10%
  • Asian
    21%
  • Hispanic
    33%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    4%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    26%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 182 responses
  • Republican
    13%
  • Democratic
    41%
  • Independent
    14%
  • Other party not mentioned
    1%
  • I don't care about politics
    31%
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How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 321 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    9%
  • Liberal
    26%
  • Moderate
    31%
  • Conservative
    5%
  • Very conservative
    0%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    28%
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