Purdue University
Data Digest
Purdue Links
Fast Facts Students Instruction and Student Life Faculty and Staff Finance Facilities Research
Peer University Comparisons Addtional Facts and Figures Regional Campuses System-wide Definitions
Data Digest Home Site Map Site Search
Students
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
(for Fall Semester in Academic Years 1996-97 through 2005-06)

Return to Students links
Download a PDF of this page (Adobe Acrobat Reader Required).

 
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06

Undergraduate:         
 
African American
1,025
1,140
1,109
1,052
967
936 989 1,033 1,058 1,079
  American Indian
136
172
167
152
117
123 128 123 137 143
 
Asian American
1,063
1,038
1,018
1,007
1,091
1,207 1,363 1,469 1,547 1,626
  Hispanic American
596
606
614
626
623
625 670 713 746 816

         All Ethnic Minorities

2,820
2,956
2,908
2,837
2,798
2,891
3,150
3,338 3,488 3,664

       Percent Ethnic Minorities

9.9%
10.2%
9.6%
9.2%
9.1%
9.3% 10.2% 10.8% 11.3% 11.9%
       Percent Minority Domestic
10.2%
10.6%
10.2%
9.8%
9.7%
10.0%
10.9%
11.6%
12.1%
12.6%
Professional:
 
African American
3
10
17
26
27
30 30 31 32 34
  American Indian
2
2
2
2
3
2 2 0 1 0
 
Asian American
22
33
49
63
80
73 62 49 34 46
  Hispanic American
4
10
12
14
28
29 30 29 22 20

         All Ethnic Minorities

31
55
80
105
138
134
124 109 89 100

       Percent Ethnic Minorities

7.2%
9.2%
11.3%
13.3%
16.2%
15.3%
13.8%
12.1% 9.6% 11.0%
       Percent Minority Domestic
7.3%
9.4%
11.7%
13.6%
16.6%
15.6%
14.1%
12.3%
9.8%
11.3%
Graduate:
  African American
200
197
182
207
199
200 241 242 242 243
  American Indian
19
18
23
24
17
19 23 24 24 21
  Asian American
260
248
217
205
193
186 191 196 193 179
  Hispanic American
137
127
143
147
144
135 145 155 169 167

         All Ethnic Minorities

616
590
565
583
553
540 600 617 628 610

       Percent Ethnic Minorities

10.0%
9.8%
9.4%
9.5%
9.0%
8.5%
8.9%
8.7% 9.0% 8.8%
       Percent Minority Domestic
14.5%
14.6%
14.5%
15.2%
15.3%
14.7%
15.5%
15.1%
15.6%
15.2%

Total Percent Ethnic Minorities
9.9%
10.1%
9.6%
9.3%
9.2%
9.3%
10.0%
10.5% 10.9% 10.9%
Total Percent Minority Domestic
10.7%
11.1%
10.7%
10.5%
10.4%
10.6%
11.5%
12.0%
12.5%
12.9%

 

Source: Office of Enrollment Management


Purdue Links - Apply Purdue Links - Request Info Purdue Links - Visit Purdue Links - Giving