South Orange, New Jersey

Seton Hall University Demographics & Diversity

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 Seton Hall University are mainly White with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has high racial diversity. 49% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Seton Hall University students
Race Percent of Students
White 51%
Black 10%
Hispanic 19%
Asian 9%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 3%
Race Unknown 5%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 26% more female students than male students enrolled at Seton Hall University with a gender ratio of 56% women to 44% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Seton Hall University has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Seton Hall University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 44%
Women 56%
Enrollment by gender for Seton Hall University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 4,499
Women 5,663

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Seton Hall University serves a low number of students outside of New Jersey, with 61 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Seton Hall University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 61%
Out of State 34%
Foreign 4%
Unknown Location 1%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$79,591 per year

28% 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 7.8%
Part time Undergrads 4.2%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=186584 IPEDS survey data for Seton Hall University.