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UO Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the UO student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. See how University of Oregon fared in our 2021 diversity report.

UO Student Population

How Many Students Attend University of Oregon?

UO total enrollment is approximately 22,517 students.

17,419 are undergraduates and 3,263 are graduate students.

UO Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

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

UO Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

UO Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

University of Oregon Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
White 10,317
Hispanic 2,350
Multi-Ethnic 1,428
International 1,250
Asian 1,140
Black or African American 426
Unknown 342
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 83

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

UO Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

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

UO Graduate Student Gender Ratio

For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

UO Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

University of Oregon Graduate Students Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,062
International 452
Hispanic 281
Asian 191
Multi-Ethnic 90
Black or African American 69
Unknown 61
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 9

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

UO achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #121 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  121 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  96.58 out of 100
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College Factual measured the diversity of four different categories: student race/ethnicity, student ages, student genders, and student locations. Colleges that had the most variety in all four categories have the highest overall diversity rankings.

How Does UO Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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UO is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

30% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

UO is ranked 1,227 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1227 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  67.64 out of 100
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Many students are seeking a school with high levels of racial/ethnic diversity. This not only creates an atmosphere where those who are typically in the minority feel more supported, but also allows more interaction between racial groups leading to the open exchange of ideas and values.

UO Racial Demographics:

UO Undergraduate Racial-Ethnic Diversity Pie Chart
Race/Ethnicity Number
White 13,495
Hispanic 2,855
International 1,833
Multi-Ethnic 1,634
Asian 1,437
Black or African American 548
Unknown 463
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 97

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

University of Oregon Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Racial-Ethnic Demographics of UO Faculty
Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 3,943
Asian 233
Black or African American 102
Multi-Ethnic 71
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 18
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Close to Even Male/Female Ratio

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UO ranks 614 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  614 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  83.82 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

UO Male/Female Ratio

There are approximately 12,158 female students and 10,359 male students at UO.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of UO is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  92.67 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

UO Faculty Male/Female Ratio

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There are approximately 2,745 female teachers and 2,370 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

Top 10% in Geographic Diversity
48.22% Out of State
7.57% Out of the Country

UO ranks 231 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

48.22% of UO students come from out of state, and 7.57% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  89 out of 100.
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Where are UO Students From?

Top 5 States

Where are UO Students From?
State Amount
Oregon 1,930
California 1,205
Washington 103
Texas 58
Colorado 51

International Students at UO

Students from 107 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Saudi Arabia, and South Korea.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
64.62% 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  69.99 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At UO, 64.62% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

UO Student Age Diversity
Student Age Group Amount
20-21 7,803
18-19 6,987
22-24 3,994
25-29 2,094
35 and over 956
30-34 884
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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