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Bellarmine University Demographics & Diversity

Louisville, Kentucky

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Bellarmine University are mostly White with a small Black population. The school has very low racial diversity. 15% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Bellarmine University students
Race Percent of Students
White 85%
Black 4%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 1%
Race Unknown 2%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 75% more female students than male students enrolled at Bellarmine University with a gender ratio of 64% women to 36% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Bellarmine University has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Bellarmine University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 36%
Women 64%
Enrollment by gender for Bellarmine University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,146
Women 2,003

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Bellarmine University serves a low number of students outside of Kentucky, with 71 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Bellarmine University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 71%
Out of State 28%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$65,601 per year

24% 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 5.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=156286 IPEDS survey data for Bellarmine University.