Brigham Young University - Hawaii

BYU - H Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity report highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of BYU - H students.

BYU - H Student Population

3,096 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Brigham Young University - Hawaii?

BYU - H total enrollment is approximately 3,096 students.

BYU - H Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time BYU - H undergraduate population is made up of 62% women, and 38% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

BYU - H Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
International 1,157
White 901
Multi-Ethnic 236
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 226
Asian 141
Hispanic 132
Unknown 40
Black or African American 8

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

BYU - H achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #70 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  70 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  98.04 out of 100
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This college ranks above average in overall diversity, which means there is high variety on campus in racial/ethnic diversity, ages, gender, and location.

How Does BYU - H Diversity Compare to National Averages?


BYU - H is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

BYU - H is ranked 590 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  590 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  84.46 out of 100
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High racial diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

BYU - H Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
International 1,221
White 968
Multi-Ethnic 247
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 246
Hispanic 144
Asian 142
Unknown 110
Black or African American 8

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Brigham Young University - Hawaii Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 259
White 211
Asian 74
Black or African American 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Multi-Ethnic 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at BYU - H.

Average Male/Female Ratio

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BYU - H ranks 1,781 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1781 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  53.02 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 1,933 female students and 1,163 male students at BYU - H.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of BYU - H is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  93.33 out of 100.
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There are more male teachers than female teachers at this school.


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There are approximately 280 female teachers and 320 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 5% in Geographic Diversity
85.1% Out of State
19.77% Out of the Country

BYU - H ranks 70 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

85.1% of BYU - H students come from out of state, and 19.77% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  96 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 33 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Utah 99
Hawaii 52
California 43
Arizona 27
Washington 22

International Students at BYU - H

Students from 46 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Japan, Hong Kong, and South Korea.

Learn more about international students at BYU - H.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
43.08% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  71.41 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At BYU - H, 43.08% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
22-24 1,014
18-19 734
20-21 620
25-29 545
30-34 99
35 and over 70
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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