Walla Walla University Demographics & Diversity

College Place, Washington

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 Walla Walla University are primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population. The school has medium racial diversity. 31% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Walla Walla University students
Race Percent of Students
White 69%
Black 3%
Hispanic 14%
Asian 7%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 1%
Two or more races 0%
International 0%
Race Unknown 4%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 14% more female students than male students enrolled at Walla Walla University with a gender ratio of 53% women to 47% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Walla Walla University has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Walla Walla University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 47%
Women 53%
Enrollment by gender for Walla Walla University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 866
Women 988

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Walla Walla University serves a high number of out-of-state students with 66% of the student body residing outside of Washington or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Walla Walla University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 34%
Out of State 61%
Foreign 5%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$59,374 per year

28% 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 7.7%
Part time Undergrads 4.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=236896 IPEDS survey data for Walla Walla University.

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