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CU - Boulder Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
College Factual's <nil> diversity analysis highlights the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of CU - Boulder students.

CU - Boulder Student Population

37,437 Total Students
27,703 Undergraduates
2,816 Graduate Students

How Many Students Attend University of Colorado Boulder?

CU - Boulder total enrollment is approximately 37,437 students. 27,703 are undergraduates and 2,816 are graduate students.

CU - Boulder Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time CU - Boulder undergraduate population is made up of 46% women, and 54% men.


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CU - Boulder Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 18,663
Hispanic 3,661
Multi-Ethnic 1,808
Asian 1,674
International 1,201
Black or African American 475
Unknown 169
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 22

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CU - Boulder Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 46% of full-time grad students are women, and 54% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CU - Boulder Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,837
International 329
Hispanic 293
Asian 124
Multi-Ethnic 90
Unknown 64
Black or African American 51
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

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Racial/Ethnic Diversity

26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
Medium Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

CU - Boulder Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 24,867
Hispanic 4,690
International 2,387
Multi-Ethnic 2,189
Asian 2,153
Black or African American 646
Unknown 398
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 28

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

University of Colorado Boulder Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 6,302
Asian 597
Black or African American 144
Multi-Ethnic 86
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 12
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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CU - Boulder Male/Female Diversity

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


There are approximately 16,968 female students and 20,469 male students at CU - Boulder.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of CU - Boulder is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  94.98 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 4,350 female teachers and 4,810 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

42.9% Out of State
7.37% Out of the Country

CU - Boulder ranks 173 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

42.9% of CU - Boulder students come from out of state, and 7.37% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  92 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 49 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Colorado 3,390
California 706
Illinois 271
Texas 204
Florida 113

International Students at CU - Boulder

Students from 113 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and Saudi Arabia.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
65.39% 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  69.25 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At CU - Boulder, 65.39% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 11,869
20-21 11,240
22-24 5,816
25-29 3,591
30-34 1,373
35 and over 1,084
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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