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Norwich University Demographics & Diversity

Northfield, Vermont

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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 Norwich University are mostly White with a small Hispanic population. The school has low racial diversity. 24% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Norwich University students
Race Percent of Students
White 76%
Black 3%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 3%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 5%
International 1%
Race Unknown 3%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 177% more male students than female students enrolled at Norwich University with a gender ratio of 73% men to 27% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Norwich University has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of females.

Male to female gender ratio for Norwich University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 73%
Women 27%
Enrollment by gender for Norwich University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 2,921
Women 1,054

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very High

Norwich University serves a very high number of out-of-state students with 87% of the student body residing outside of Vermont or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Norwich University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 12%
Out of State 85%
Foreign 2%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$68,974 per year

30% 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 23.6%
Part time Undergrads 19.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=230995 IPEDS survey data for Norwich University.