Boston College
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Students at Boston College

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 44 responses
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  • Hardworking, Beautiful, Fit, Preppy, Driven
    36%
  • Preppy
    18%
  • Passionate, hardworking, driven, enthusiastic
    14%
  • Passionate
    9%
  • Stereotypical, hardworking, actively involved
    9%
  • Preppy, White, Hardworking
    5%
  • Preppy, white, hardworking, beautiful, passionate.
    5%
Female Undergrads
54%
Male Undergrads
46%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    20%
  • Out-of-State
    73%
  • International
    7%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    46%
  • 20-21
    46%
  • 22-24
    6%
  • Over 25
    1%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    13%
  • $30k-$48k
    9%
  • $49k-$75k
    14%
  • $76k-$110k
    18%
  • $110k+
    46%

Ethnic Diversity

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14%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.97 responses
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16%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).98 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian
    9%
  • Hispanic
    10%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    8%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    8%
  • White
    59%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 31 responses
  • Republican
    23%
  • Democratic
    35%
  • Independent
    29%
  • Other party not mentioned
    3%
  • I don't care about politics
    10%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 97 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    2%
  • Liberal
    16%
  • Moderate
    36%
  • Conservative
    28%
  • Very conservative
    4%
  • Libertarian
    0%
  • Not sure
    13%
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