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UT Demographics & Diversity

Tampa, Florida

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at UT are mainly White with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has high racial diversity. 41% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of The University of Tampa students
Race Percent of Students
White 59%
Black 5%
Hispanic 12%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 11%
Race Unknown 8%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 55% more female students than male students enrolled at The University of Tampa with a gender ratio of 61% women to 39% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, UT has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for The University of Tampa students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 39%
Women 61%
Enrollment by gender for The University of Tampa students
Gender Number of Students
Men 4,236
Women 6,558

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very High

UT serves a very high number of out-of-state students with 81% of the student body residing outside of Florida or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for The University of Tampa students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 19%
Out of State 78%
Foreign 3%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$71,934 per year

16% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 5.7%
Part time Undergrads 3.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=137847 IPEDS survey data for The University of Tampa.