Diversity can be somewhat of a buzzword with students and university admissions officers. For the purposes of producing diversity scores, College Factual defines diversity as the most plurality. Schools that score high in diversity metrics are those with the greatest variety in ethnicity, gender, age, and geographic location of origin.
Get the Facts on Diversity at University of Toledo, Including how Similar This School is to Others in the Country.
Overall Diversity is Above Average
The total diversity grade is created by adding up results of racial, geographic, gender and age diversity.
University of Toledo is considered to be above average in overall diversity, and is ranked #646 nationwide.
Average in Racial Diversity
Racially diverse college campuses allow students to meet and study with others from different racial and ethnic backgrounds. It also means the school is working to fairly represent and support all students.
With a student body composition that is close to the national average, University of Toledo is ranked #1,457 when it comes to ethnic diversity.
Take a Deeper Look at Racial Diversity at University of Toledo
When available, the chart below will display racial diversity among the undergraduate students at University of Toledo.
University of Toledo's ethnic diversity is on par with the national average.
Average racial representation in the faculty.
University of Toledo Gender Ratio is Balanced
If you feel more comfortable on a campus with a relatively equal balance of males and females, this may be the school for you.
At University of Toledo, the disparity between men and women on campus is far lower than the national average. The undergraduate student body at University of Toledo is equally balanced.
This university is ranked at #221 in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 8,224 males and 7,970 females.
Review Male/Female Diversity at University of Toledo
When available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among University of Toledo's undergraduate students.
The male to female ratio at University of Toledo is excellent.
When available, the chart below will include the male to female ratio among University of Toledo's faculty.
The ratio of male to female faculty at University of Toledo is excellent.
Normal Location Diversity
Would you prefer a college that attracts students from all across the United States, or would you prefer a local college that primarily pulls students from your home state?
To come up with the geographic diversity for each school, we factored in where every student lived before they attended college.
About 80.2% of the students attending University of Toledo come from within Ohio. This places University of Toledo at the national average and gives it a national geographic diversity ranking of #903.
Explore Nationwide Geographic Diversity
The undergraduate student body is split among 30 states (may include Washington D.C.), as shown in the chart below.
International Student Diversity at University of Toledo
There is a mid sized group of about 1,791 international students at University of Toledo representing at least 43 countries. Click on the University of Toledo International Student Page for more information.
Age Diversity on Campus
Some students prefer a campus filled with others who are a similar age to them, while some prefer a wide age range of students. Which is best for you?
The "traditional" college student is thought to be between the ages of 18-21. At University of Toledo, 49.0% of students are in the age 18 to 21 bracket, compared to the national average of 60%. We rank University of Toledo #1,065 in the nation for student age diversity.
Take a Look at Age Diversity at University of Toledo
Analyze the age range of University of Toledo students with the following chart.
Questions About Diversity
- What do we mean when we talk about diversity in college?
Often when we speak of diversity, what we mean is multiculturalism, or the acceptance of people of different ethnicities, cultures, races, beliefs and financial backgrounds. When most students seek diversity on a college campus, what they are seeking are opportunities to express themselves and find community with others who believe the same way, as well as opportunities to learn from those from different backgrounds and cultures.
- How is University of Toledo doing at supporting students from all financial backgrounds?
Schools with excellent ethnic and location diversity still may not be diverse when it comes to other factors, such as income levels. Get a better idea of how University of Toledo supports low-income students by visiting the Financial Aid Page.
- Is Diversity Important to University of Toledo?
Get in touch with the school to understand what they are doing to inspire diversity, and what student clubs, groups and associations are offered that encourage varied points of views on campus.