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Race & Ethnic Distribution: Undergraduate
 
Ethnicity20092010*20112012201320142015201620172018
Freshmen          
American Indian0.7%0.6%0.1%0.2%0.6%0.4%0.4%0.6%0.6%0.3%
Asian/Pacific Islander9.3%6.3%7.8%9.2%10.6%12.7%13.7%14.1%15.3%15.4%
Black7.8%8.9%8.0%7.9%8.6%9.5%9.6%10.7%12.4%11.9%
Hispanic*8.1%9.0%7.8%7.6%8.4%9.4%10.1%10.4%10.8%10.1%
Other Minority1.2%------------------
Two or More Races* 5.3%5.6%4.8%5.3%4.3%5.0%5.3%5.8%5.6%
Total Minority27.0%30.0%29.2%29.7%33.5%36.3%38.8%41.2%45.0%43.2%
White48.8%62.7%62.8%62.9%53.1%53.5%47.9%47.4%41.9%39.9%
Race Unknown20.0%1.7%2.1%1.5%7.4%3.2%5.8%3.9%4.9%4.5%
International5.3%5.6%5.8%5.9%6.0%7.0%7.5%7.6%8.2%12.4%
Total 100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%
All Enrolled Undergraduates**          
American Indian0.5%0.4%0.3%0.3%0.4%0.3%0.4%0.5%0.5%0.5%
Asian/Pacific Islander7.6%7.0%7.5%8.0%8.5%10.1%11.6%12.6%13.7%14.2%
Black8.5%8.0%7.5%7.6%8.0%8.0%8.4%9.2%10.3%10.8%
Hispanic*6.3%7.4%7.7%8.0%7.9%8.0%8.4%9.2%9.6%9.9%
Other Minority0.9%------------------
Two or More Races* 3.4%4.1%4.6%4.9%4.8%4.7%4.9%5.1%5.6%
Total Minority23.8%26.0%27.1%28.5%29.6%31.3%33.5%36.3%39.3%41.0%
White55.4%63.7%62.5%62.2%60.3%58.1%54.8%51.4%48.4%45.3%
Race Unknown16.8%5.4%5.1%3.5%4.2%4.4%4.9%5.1%4.7%4.9%
International4.0%4.8%5.4%5.8%5.9%6.2%6.8%7.2%7.7%8.8%
Total100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%100.0%

*Due to new federal guidelines in 2010, new and returning students were asked to respond to a new mandated set of ethnic/race questions. Following federal reporting guidelines for 2010, if a student selected Hispanic, Hispanic is reported regardless of any racial designation; if student was not Hispanic and chose two or more races, "two or more" is reported.
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