University of Utah Office for Equity and Diversity

2008 - 2009 Student of Color Summary

Undergraduate Students of Color

FemaleMaleAfrican
American
American
Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
American
Latina/o or Hispanic
Pacific
Islander
1,461 1,346 231 154 1,090 1,153 179
52% 48% 8% 5% 39% 41% 6%

Total: 2,807

  • The average age of students is 23.8 years
  • Average cumulative GPA is 2.96 (out of 2,418 students)
  • 74% of students are Utah residents
  • 12% of students are Top Ten Scholars or Honors Students
  • Freshman: 729 students (26%)
  • Sophomore: 491 students (17%)
  • Junior: 523 students (19%)
  • Senior: 962 students (34%)
  • Second Baccalaureate: 102 students (4%)

Graduate Students of Color

FemaleMaleAfrican
American
American
Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
American
Latina/o or Hispanic
Pacific
Islander
343 235 45 38 232 235 28
59% 41% 8% 7% 40% 41% 5%

Total: 578

  • The average age of students is 31.6 years
  • Average cumulative GPA is 3.60 (out of 358 students)
  • 59% of students are Utah residents
  • 3% of students are Honors Students
  • Master’s: 280 students (48%)
  • Doctoral: 184 students (32%)
  • Law: 40 students (7%)
  • Medical: 74 students (13%)

2008-2009 Total Undergraduate and Graduate Student Enrollment

 FemaleMaleAfrican
American
American
Indian

Asian
American or Pacific Islander

Latina/oWhiteInternationalUnknownTotalTotal Students of Color
2008 12066 15075 264 186 1466 1317 21007 1584 1317 27141 3233
2008 44% 56% 1% 1% 5% 5% 77% 6% 5% 100% 12%