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Diversity

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5 College Sophomore

Diversity: IWU is accepting of all backgrounds and beliefs. They faculty and staff make everyone feel welcome. Even if two people don't agree on a certain topic, they each respect the other person's beliefs and don't judge.

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4 College Senior

Diversity: School is accepting and growing more so. There is great diversity on campus.

3 College Senior

Diversity: We have a somewhat diverse campus. A lot of the clubs and such focus on outreach, so that is helpful.

5 Recent Alumnus

Diversity: Many different people with different views.

2 College Senior

Diversity: Due to this establishment being an extremely proud Christian institution who keep very traditional points of view, there isn't much room for accepting others who do not fit into the mold of Christianity and its rules of what is acceptable. However, it is my firm belief that the students who attend IWU are much more open-minded and accepting than the administrators who run IWU.

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Facts & Statistics

African American
19%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
3%
International
0%
Native American
0%
White
75%
Unknown
1%
Historically Black College/University?
No
Tribal College?
No
Out-of-State Students
40%
Common States of Residence
  • Illinois
  • Kentucky
  • Michigan
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
Student Age Breakdown
Under 18: 0%
18-19: 9%
20-21: 9%
22-24: 7%
25+: 76%
Female Faculty
44%
Male Faculty
56%
Faculty Diversity
African American: 5%
Asian American: 2%
Hispanic: 1%
International: 0%
Native American: 0%
White: 91%
Unknown: 1%

Student Polls

Have you changed your political affiliation since you started college?    Based on 8 responses

  • 100% No
  • 0% Yes, Democrat to Republican
  • 0% Yes, Democrat to Independent/Other Party
  • 0% Yes, Republican to Democrat
  • 0% Yes, Republican to Independent/Other Party
  • 0% Yes, Independent/Other Party to Democrat
  • 0% Yes, Independent/Other Party to Republican

How would you best describe your personal political beliefs?    Based on 40 responses

  • 0% Progressive/very liberal
  • 18% Liberal
  • 22% Moderate
  • 28% Conservative
  • 8% Very conservative
  • 2% Libertarian
  • 22% Not sure

How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?    Based on 39 responses

  • 0% Progressive/very liberal
  • 5% Liberal
  • 10% Moderate
  • 44% Conservative
  • 21% Very conservative
  • 0% Libertarian
  • 21% Not sure

How diverse is the student body in the following areas?    Based on 41 responses

Totally homogenous
Extremely diverse
  • Economic status
  • Ethnic heritage
  • National origin (international students)
  • Political affiliation
  • Religious background
  • Sexual orientation

How diverse is your personal circle of friends in the following areas?    Based on 41 responses

Totally homogenous
Extremely diverse
  • Economic status
  • Ethnic heritage
  • National origin (international students)
  • Political affiliation
  • Religious background
  • Sexual orientation

Have you changed your political views since starting college?    Based on 8 responses

  • 75% No
  • 0% Yes, I became a lot more liberal.
  • 12% Yes, I became a little more liberal.
  • 12% Yes, I became a lot more conservative.
  • 0% Yes, I became a little more conservative.

What political party do you associate yourself with?    Based on 8 responses

  • 38% Republican
  • 25% Democratic
  • 25% Independent
  • 0% Other party not mentioned
  • 12% I don't care about politics

Have your religious views changed since you started college?    Based on 7 responses

  • 57% No, my religious views have stayed the same.
  • 43% Yes. I've become more religious, but I'm still affiliated with the same religion.
  • 0% Yes. I've become more religious and have changed my religious affiliation.
  • 0% Yes. I've become less religious, but I'm still affiliated with the same religion.
  • 0% Yes. I've become less religious and have changed my religious affiliation.

How accepted is the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community on campus?    Based on 8 responses

  • 25% Very accepted. LGBT students are treated no differently than non-LGBT students.
  • 0% Accepted. LGBT students are treated fairly, but there are still some people who aren't accepting of them.
  • 62% Somewhat accepted. LGBT students aren't necessarily out and proud on campus, for fear of intolerance.
  • 12% Not accepted. LGBT students generally stay quiet.

How important is religion in your life?    Based on 7 responses

  • 71% Very important. I regularly attend religious services and also participate in related clubs/organizations.
  • 29% Important. I regularly attend religious services.
  • 0% Somewhat important. I sometimes attend religious services.
  • 0% Not important. I don't affiliate with any religion.

How accepting is the campus community as a whole toward someone who falls into the minority (ethnic, sexual, or religious)?    Based on 40 responses

  • 50% Very accepting.
  • 38% Most students are accepting, except for a few rare cases of intolerance.
  • 10% The campus is split on its acceptance-not all minority groups are as accepted as others.
  • 2% It's hard to be a minority here.

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