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U-M Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
Who is the typical student at U-M? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. The results of the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor <nil> diversity report are below.

U-M Student Population

47,907 Total Students
29,851 Undergraduates
14,733 Graduate Students

How Many Students Attend University of Michigan - Ann Arbor?

U-M total enrollment is approximately 47,907 students. 29,851 are undergraduates and 14,733 are graduate students.

U-M Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time U-M undergraduate population is made up of 51% women, and 49% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

U-M Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 16,435
Asian 4,885
International 2,206
Hispanic 2,097
Unknown 1,521
Multi-Ethnic 1,445
Black or African American 1,216
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 12

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U-M Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 52% of full-time grad students are women, and 48% men.


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U-M Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 6,685
International 3,846
Asian 1,430
Hispanic 980
Black or African American 752
Unknown 511
Multi-Ethnic 482
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5

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Racial/Ethnic Diversity

30% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
High Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

U-M Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 24,819
Asian 6,734
International 6,680
Hispanic 3,258
Unknown 2,207
Black or African American 2,079
Multi-Ethnic 2,028
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 21

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 16,714
Asian 2,096
Black or African American 1,750
Multi-Ethnic 403
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 11
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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U-M Male/Female Diversity

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


There are approximately 24,087 female students and 23,820 male students at U-M.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of U-M is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  90.88 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 12,798 female teachers and 10,658 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

46.34% Out of State
5.14% Out of the Country

U-M ranks 186 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

46.34% of U-M students come from out of state, and 5.14% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  91 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 47 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Michigan 3,402
New York 457
Illinois 457
California 419
New Jersey 295

International Students at U-M

Students from 125 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and South Korea.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
57.91% 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  72.42 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At U-M, 57.91% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 13,380
20-21 13,262
22-24 7,991
25-29 7,170
30-34 2,144
35 and over 1,090
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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