UIW Demographics & Diversity
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at UIW are mainly Hispanic with a smaller White population. The school has high racial diversity. 81% percent of students are minorities or students of color.
University of the Incarnate Word has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is eligible for federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve Hispanic Americans.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 48% more female students than male students enrolled at University of the Incarnate Word with a gender ratio of 60% women to 40% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, UIW has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is slightly less inclusive of males.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Geographic DiversityVery Low
UIW serves a very low number of students outside of Texas, with 94 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$59,715 per year
46% 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||36.8%|
|Part time Undergrads||32.2%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225627 IPEDS survey data for University of the Incarnate Word.