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Diversity

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4 College Freshman

Diversity: Great amount of diversity, lots of different types of people.

4 College Freshman

Diversity: Diversity is a huge thing about PSU campus.

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3 College Sophomore

Diversity: There are dorms for different sexual orientation and for families.

4 College Freshman

Diversity: There are many people who come here from all around the world because we have the international trade program where we send a student to other colleges in other countries and they send us a student from there. We have people from Australia, all over the USA, Ireland, England, Europe, China, Japan, etc.

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5 College Freshman

Diversity: There is an incredible amount of diversity here!

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Facts & Statistics

African American
1%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
2%
International
2%
Native American
0%
White
76%
Unknown
16%
Historically Black College/University?
No
Tribal College?
No
Out-of-State Students
54%
Common States of Residence
  • Connecticut
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • Rhode Island
  • Vermont
Student Age Breakdown
Under 18: 1%
18-19: 39%
20-21: 38%
22-24: 15%
25+: 7%
Female Faculty
46%
Male Faculty
54%
Faculty Diversity
African American: 1%
Asian American: 4%
Hispanic: 2%
International: 2%
Native American: 0%
White: 85%
Unknown: 6%

Student Polls

How would you best describe your personal political beliefs?    Based on 27 responses

  • 15% Progressive/very liberal
  • 19% Liberal
  • 19% Moderate
  • 11% Conservative
  • 0% Very conservative
  • 7% Libertarian
  • 30% Not sure

How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?    Based on 38 responses

  • 5% Progressive/very liberal
  • 24% Liberal
  • 26% Moderate
  • 8% Conservative
  • 0% Very conservative
  • 0% Libertarian
  • 37% Not sure

How diverse is the student body in the following areas?    Based on 39 responses

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

What political party do you associate yourself with?    Based on 22 responses

  • 9% Republican
  • 32% Democratic
  • 36% Independent
  • 0% Other party not mentioned
  • 23% I don't care about politics

How accepted is the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community on campus?    Based on 14 responses

  • 64% Very accepted. LGBT students are treated no differently than non-LGBT students.
  • 29% Accepted. LGBT students are treated fairly, but there are still some people who aren't accepting of them.
  • 0% Somewhat accepted. LGBT students aren't necessarily out and proud on campus, for fear of intolerance.
  • 7% Not accepted. LGBT students generally stay quiet.

How accepted is the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community on campus?    Based on 23 responses

  • 57% Very accepted. LGBT students are treated no differently than non-LGBT students.
  • 39% Accepted. LGBT students are treated fairly, but there are still some people who aren't accepting of them.
  • 0% Somewhat accepted. LGBT students aren't necessarily out and proud on campus, for fear of intolerance.
  • 4% Not accepted. LGBT students generally stay quiet.

How accepting is the campus community as a whole toward someone who falls into the minority (ethnic, sexual, or religious)?    Based on 29 responses

  • 52% Very accepting.
  • 41% Most students are accepting, except for a few rare cases of intolerance.
  • 3% The campus is split on its acceptance-not all minority groups are as accepted as others.
  • 3% It's hard to be a minority here.
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