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Students at University of Massachusetts - Amherst

About the Students

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What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 113 responses
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  • There are many different people at UMass
    50%
  • Party lover but also very good students
    15%
  • Cool
    9%
  • Hard working
    9%
  • Party lover
    7%
  • Liberal
    4%
  • Surprising
    4%
Female Undergrads
48%
Male Undergrads
52%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    72%
  • Out-of-State
    23%
  • International
    4%
  • Unknown
    1%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    43%
  • 20-21
    45%
  • 22-24
    9%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    14%
  • $30k-$48k
    10%
  • $49k-$75k
    18%
  • $76k-$110k
    18%
  • $110k+
    40%

Ethnic Diversity

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55%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.199 responses
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53%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).199 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian
    9%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    4%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    9%
  • White
    66%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 99 responses
  • Republican
    4%
  • Democratic
    32%
  • Independent
    37%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    24%
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How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 198 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    16%
  • Liberal
    51%
  • Moderate
    12%
  • Conservative
    1%
  • Very conservative
    0%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    21%
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