St Olaf Demographics & Diversity
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at St Olaf are mostly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has low racial diversity. 25% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 35% more female students than male students enrolled at St Olaf College with a gender ratio of 57% women to 43% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, St Olaf has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
St Olaf serves a low number of students outside of Minnesota, with 42 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$75,732 per year
17% 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||0.5%|
|Part time Undergrads||0.3%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=174844 IPEDS survey data for St Olaf College.