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UO Demographics & Diversity

Eugene, Oregon

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at UO are mainly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has high racial diversity. 40% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of University of Oregon students
Race Percent of Students
White 60%
Black 2%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 6%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 7%
International 14%
Race Unknown 1%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
High

There are 22% more female students than male students enrolled at University of Oregon with a gender ratio of 55% women to 45% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, UO has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for University of Oregon students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 45%
Women 55%
Enrollment by gender for University of Oregon students
Gender Number of Students
Men 9,782
Women 11,970

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Low

UO serves a low number of students outside of Oregon, with 49 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for University of Oregon students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 49%
Out of State 50%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$62,294 per year

24% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
21,752
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 8%
Part time Undergrads 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=209551 IPEDS survey data for University of Oregon.