Racial Demographics & Diversity

Very High

Students at Boston University are predominantly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has very high racial diversity.

Racial demographics of Boston University students
Race Percent of Students
White 43%
Black 4%
Hispanic 11%
Asian 14%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 20%
Race Unknown 5%

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 2.9%
Part time Undergrads 2.3%

Student Family Income

Median Household Income
$83,140 per year

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=164988 IPEDS survey data for Boston University.