Sarah Lawrence Demographics & Diversity
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Sarah Lawrence are mainly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has high racial diversity. 47% 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||
Gender DiversityVery Low
There are 197% more female students than male students enrolled at Sarah Lawrence College with a gender ratio of 75% women to 25% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Sarah Lawrence has a much lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is much less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Sarah Lawrence serves a high number of out-of-state students with 82% of the student body residing outside of New York or from other countries.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$76,763 per year
12% 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||1.6%|
|Part time Undergrads||1.3%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=195304 IPEDS survey data for Sarah Lawrence College.