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Students at University of Tennessee

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 134 responses
  • They get out what they put in
    41%
  • Good education with great people
    22%
  • Stressed with Tuition Raises
    13%
  • Experiences the Big Orange Screw on the daily
    10%
  • Social Life
    8%
  • Fed up with the school
    1%
  • Outgoing
    1%
Female Undergrads
51%
Male Undergrads
49%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    77%
  • Out-of-State
    23%
  • International
    1%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    0%
  • 18-19
    37%
  • 20-21
    42%
  • 22-24
    17%
  • Over 25
    4%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    27%
  • $30k-$48k
    17%
  • $49k-$75k
    14%
  • $76k-$110k
    16%
  • $110k+
    26%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
53%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.192 responses
Poll
48%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).190 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian
    4%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    2%
  • White
    78%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 90 responses
  • Republican
    30%
  • Democratic
    24%
  • Independent
    24%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    19%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 186 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    4%
  • Liberal
    10%
  • Moderate
    35%
  • Conservative
    19%
  • Very conservative
    4%
  • Libertarian
    1%
  • Not sure
    27%
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