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Lehigh Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
What does the Lehigh student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. The results of the Lehigh University <nil> diversity report are below.

Lehigh Student Population

7,067 Total Students
5,070 Undergraduates
1,048 Graduate Students

How Many Students Attend Lehigh University?

Lehigh total enrollment is approximately 7,067 students. 5,070 are undergraduates and 1,048 are graduate students.

Lehigh Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Lehigh undergraduate population is made up of 47% women, and 53% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Lehigh Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,113
Hispanic 486
International 473
Asian 410
Black or African American 229
Multi-Ethnic 198
Unknown 156
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Lehigh Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 42% of full-time grad students are women, and 58% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Lehigh Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
International 479
White 410
Hispanic 68
Asian 40
Black or African American 23
Unknown 23
Multi-Ethnic 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

23% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
Medium Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

Lehigh Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 4,173
International 1,027
Hispanic 634
Asian 512
Black or African American 289
Unknown 218
Multi-Ethnic 207
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Lehigh University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 1,492
Asian 115
Black or African American 62
Multi-Ethnic 14
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at Lehigh.

Lehigh Male/Female Diversity

More Male Students
More Female Teachers
This school is more popular with men than with women.


There are approximately 3,271 female students and 3,796 male students at Lehigh.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Lehigh is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  97.47 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


More about Lehigh faculty.

There are approximately 973 female teachers and 925 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

73.89% Out of State
8.33% Out of the Country

Lehigh ranks 177 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

73.89% of Lehigh students come from out of state, and 8.33% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  91 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 34 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
New Jersey 294
Pennsylvania 279
New York 179
Massachusetts 68
Connecticut 46

International Students at Lehigh

Students from 89 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and Iran.

Learn more about international students at Lehigh.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
67.04% 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  70.21 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Lehigh, 67.04% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 2,362
20-21 2,342
22-24 964
25-29 668
35 and over 321
30-34 284
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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