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 UNM-Gallup are mostly American Indian/Alaskan with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has very low racial diversity. 96% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of University of New Mexico Gallup Campus students
Race Percent of Students
White 4%
Black 0%
Hispanic 11%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 80%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 0%
Race Unknown 1%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 73% more female students than male students enrolled at University of New Mexico Gallup Campus with a gender ratio of 63% women to 37% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, UNM-Gallup has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for University of New Mexico Gallup Campus students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 37%
Women 63%
Enrollment by gender for University of New Mexico Gallup Campus students
Gender Number of Students
Men 801
Women 1,389

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

UNM-Gallup serves a very low number of students outside of New Mexico, with 84 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for University of New Mexico Gallup Campus students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 84%
Out of State 12%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 4%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$49,538 per year

85% 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 39.9%
Part time Undergrads 44.9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=187958 IPEDS survey data for University of New Mexico Gallup Campus.