Dillard University

Dillard University Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Dillard University? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the U.S. See how Dillard University fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Dillard University Student Population

1,225 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Dillard University?

Dillard University total enrollment is approximately 1,225 students.

Dillard University Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Dillard University undergraduate population is made up of 75% women, and 25% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Dillard University Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 818
Unknown 280
Hispanic 25
Multi-Ethnic 20
International 5
White 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Asian 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Dillard University achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,756 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2756 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  21.58 out of 100
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A lower overall diversity school means the student body is not very diverse when it comes to race/ethnicity, ages, genders, and locations.

How Does Dillard University Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Dillard University is considered below average in terms of overall diversity on a national level. Some areas of diversity in the school may be better than others.

Below Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

75% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
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Dillard University is ranked 3,563 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  3563 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  5.99 out of 100
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Some schools are low in racial/ethnic diversity due to catering to one specific racial/ethnic group, or because they are located in an area where they primarily serve the nearby community.

Dillard University is a Historically Black College or University (HBCU) with a principal mission of serving and educating the black community.

Dillard University Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
Black or African American 868
Unknown 296
Hispanic 27
Multi-Ethnic 22
International 5
White 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Asian 0

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Dillard University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
Black or African American 259
White 27
Asian 6
Multi-Ethnic 6
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Dillard University ranks 3,008 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  3008 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  20.64 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 922 female students and 303 male students at Dillard University.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Dillard University is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  80.76 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 189 female teachers and 128 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 15% in Geographic Diversity
44.88% Out of State

Dillard University ranks 567 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

44.88% of Dillard University students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  74 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 21 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Louisiana 199
Texas 50
California 36
Tennessee 15
Illinois 13

International Students at Dillard University

Students from 8 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Mexico, Nigeria, and Senegal.

Learn more about international students at Dillard University.

Above Average Student Age Diversity

Above Average Student Age Diversity
74.65% 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  61.88 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Dillard University, 74.65% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
18-19 548
20-21 415
22-24 192
25-29 65
35 and over 37
30-34 13
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*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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