University of the District of Columbia Demographics & Diversity
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at University of the District of Columbia are primarily Black with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has medium racial diversity. 96% percent of students are minorities or students of color.
University of the District of Columbia is a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) primarily serving the African-American community.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 37% more female students than male students enrolled at University of the District of Columbia with a gender ratio of 58% women to 42% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, University of the District of Columbia 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 Low
University of the District of Columbia serves a very low number of students outside of District Of Columbia, with 80 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$51,576 per year
56% 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||53.1%|
|Part time Undergrads||54.4%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=131399 IPEDS survey data for University of the District of Columbia.