George Washington Demographics & DiversityWashington, District Of Columbia
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at George Washington are mainly White with a smaller Asian population. The school has high racial diversity. 44% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 51% more female students than male students enrolled at George Washington University with a gender ratio of 60% women to 40% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, George Washington has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Geographic DiversityVery High
George Washington serves a very high number of out-of-state students with 100% of the student body residing outside of District Of Columbia or from other countries.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$85,677 per year
15% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.
|Segment||Percent of Students|
|Students Over 25 Years Old||9%|
|Part time Undergrads||7.5%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=131469 IPEDS survey data for George Washington University.