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University of Pennsylvania
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  • 4 Year
  • PHILADELPHIA, PA

Students at University of Pennsylvania

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 70 responses
  • Driven
    21%
  • Work hard, play hard
    21%
  • Overly stressed obsessively "busy"
    16%
  • There is no typical student
    16%
  • Overachieving
    13%
  • Composed and hard working
    6%
  • "Composed", actually chronically stressed
    4%
Female Undergrads
54%
Male Undergrads
46%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    16%
  • Out-of-State
    69%
  • International
    11%
  • Unknown
    3%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    38%
  • 20-21
    43%
  • 22-24
    9%
  • Over 25
    8%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    9%
  • $30k-$48k
    15%
  • $49k-$75k
    17%
  • $76k-$110k
    14%
  • $110k+
    45%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
74%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage. 89 responses
Poll
78%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students). 88 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    8%
  • Asian
    24%
  • Hispanic
    10%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    13%
  • Multiracial
    5%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    36%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 48 responses
  • Republican
    8%
  • Democratic
    58%
  • Independent
    17%
  • Other party not mentioned
    4%
  • I don't care about politics
    13%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 86 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    8%
  • Liberal
    48%
  • Moderate
    22%
  • Conservative
    6%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    15%

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