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Xavier Demographics & Diversity

Cincinnati, Ohio

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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 Xavier are mostly White with a small Black population. The school has low racial diversity. 28% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Xavier University students
Race Percent of Students
White 72%
Black 10%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 3%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 2%
Race Unknown 5%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 39% more female students than male students enrolled at Xavier University with a gender ratio of 58% women to 42% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Xavier has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Xavier University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 42%
Women 58%
Enrollment by gender for Xavier University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 2,958
Women 4,103

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Xavier serves a high number of out-of-state students with 53% of the student body residing outside of Ohio or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Xavier University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 46%
Out of State 53%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$68,472 per year

14% 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 5.9%
Part time Undergrads 5.4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=206622 IPEDS survey data for Xavier University.