Racial Demographics & Diversity

Diversity
Very High

Students at Lamar University are predominantly White with a sizeable Black population. The school has very high racial diversity.

Racial demographics of Lamar University students
Race Percent of Students
White 48%
Black 27%
Hispanic 15%
Asian 5%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 2%
Race Unknown 2%

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
14,506
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 28.6%
Part time Undergrads 29.9%

Student Family Income

Median Household Income
$53,474 per year

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=226091 IPEDS survey data for Lamar University.