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Chicago, Illinois

Robert Morris Demographics & Diversity

Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Robert Morris are predominantly White with a sizeable Hispanic population. The school has very high racial diversity. 64% percent of students are minorities or students of color.

Robert Morris University Illinois has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is eligible for federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve Hispanic Americans.

Racial demographics of Robert Morris University Illinois students
Race Percent of Students
White 36%
Black 27%
Hispanic 29%
Asian 3%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 1%
Race Unknown 2%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 17% more male students than female students enrolled at Robert Morris University Illinois with a gender ratio of 54% men to 46% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Robert Morris has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Gender ratio of Robert Morris University Illinois students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 54%
Women 46%
Enrollment by gender for Robert Morris University Illinois students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,042
Women 892

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Robert Morris serves a very low number of students outside of Illinois, with 92 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Robert Morris University Illinois students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 92%
Out of State 7%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$61,109 per year

60% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
1,934
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 24.1%
Part time Undergrads 4.8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148335 IPEDS survey data for Robert Morris University Illinois.