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University of Southern Mississippi
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  • 4 Year
  • HATTIESBURG, MS

Students at University of Southern Mississippi

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 79 responses
  • Friendly
    33%
  • All of the above.
    25%
  • Spirited and respectful
    16%
  • Busy
    15%
  • Serious
    5%
  • Social
    4%
  • dim
    1%
Female Undergrads
66%
Male Undergrads
34%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    68%
  • Out-of-State
    31%
  • International
    1%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    2%
  • 18-19
    27%
  • 20-21
    36%
  • 22-24
    16%
  • Over 25
    19%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    48%
  • $30k-$48k
    18%
  • $49k-$75k
    11%
  • $76k-$110k
    11%
  • $110k+
    12%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
58%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage. 86 responses
Poll
58%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students). 86 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    29%
  • Asian
    1%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    60%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 47 responses
  • Republican
    13%
  • Democratic
    32%
  • Independent
    17%
  • Other party not mentioned
    4%
  • I don't care about politics
    34%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 85 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    7%
  • Liberal
    4%
  • Moderate
    38%
  • Conservative
    9%
  • Very conservative
    2%
  • Not sure
    40%

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