Syracuse Demographics & DiversitySyracuse, New York
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Syracuse are mainly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has high racial diversity. 45% 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 High
There are 9% more female students than male students enrolled at Syracuse University with a gender ratio of 52% women to 48% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Syracuse has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Syracuse serves a high number of out-of-state students with 70% of the student body residing outside of New York or from other countries.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$75,289 per year
15% 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||3.5%|
|Part time Undergrads||3.4%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=196413 IPEDS survey data for Syracuse University.