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DU Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
Is DU really diverse? College Factual's <nil> diversity report reveals the truth about diversity at DU. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

DU Student Population

13,856 Total Students
5,362 Undergraduates
3,334 Graduate Students

How Many Students Attend University of Denver?

DU total enrollment is approximately 13,856 students. 5,362 are undergraduates and 3,334 are graduate students.

DU Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time DU undergraduate population is made up of 55% women, and 45% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

DU Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 3,669
Hispanic 682
Multi-Ethnic 298
International 273
Asian 203
Black or African American 123
Unknown 85
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

DU Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 69% of full-time grad students are women, and 31% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

DU Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,290
Hispanic 426
Black or African American 152
Multi-Ethnic 139
International 127
Asian 111
Unknown 65
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 7

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Racial/Ethnic Diversity

27% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
Medium Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

DU Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 9,285
Hispanic 1,833
Multi-Ethnic 650
International 628
Black or African American 577
Asian 550
Unknown 244
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 22

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

University of Denver Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 2,025
Black or African American 121
Asian 111
Multi-Ethnic 51
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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DU Male/Female Diversity

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


There are approximately 8,410 female students and 5,446 male students at DU.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of DU is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  87.18 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


More about DU faculty.

There are approximately 1,699 female teachers and 1,313 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

64.19% Out of State
5.58% Out of the Country

DU ranks 102 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

64.19% of DU students come from out of state, and 5.58% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  95 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 48 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Colorado 454
California 136
Illinois 85
Texas 57
Massachusetts 55

International Students at DU

Students from 102 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Saudi Arabia, and India.

Learn more about international students at DU.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
42.10% 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  83.15 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At DU, 42.10% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
20-21 2,458
18-19 2,356
25-29 2,178
22-24 2,042
35 and over 1,351
30-34 1,016
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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