Diversity

YesI'm interested, let this school know MaybeBookmark for later NoShow me better matches What does it mean to express interest?
Oops! There was an error.

Reload the page and try again.

Saving your interest We will attempt to notify this school of your interest. This school has been saved to your schools listyour schools list. This school has been removed from your recommended schools list.
For more schools, visit your recommended schools list.

Diversity

Reviews

{{ error }}
close
3 College Freshman

Diversity: Lots of different people here. Its actually better to be a lesbian than to be straight tbh

5 College Freshman

Diversity: I haven't met so many different people in one place, its amazing!!

4 Recent Alumnus

Diversity: SOU is accepting of everybody. Seriously.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Diversity: because of the WUE program

we get lots of people from all over

especially from Hawaii

5 College Freshman

Diversity: SOU was on the list of colleges that accepts not only various sexual orientations, but also all gender identities, which is a very positive aspect. Dorm rooms are divided by gender preference (you can request a single-gender room, such as two females, or you can opt into the female/male/other dorm rooms). There were not that many minorities on campus so racial diversity wasn't major, but overall the campus has amazing acceptance.

3 people found this useful Report
{{review.UserDisplayString}}

{{review.SectionLabel}} at {{review.EntityName}}:

{{review.Votes}} found this useful - Did you? Was this useful? Yes Report

Sorry, there are no reviews.

  • {{settings.pageNumber}} of {{settings.maxPages}}
  • Pages:
  • ... {{page}}

Student Author Overview

No summaries have been written about this school yet. If you are a student at this school, you should take the college student survey.

Facts & Statistics

African American
2%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
7%
International
2%
Native American
2%
White
57%
Unknown
26%
Historically Black College/University?
No
Tribal College?
No
Out-of-State Students
40%
Common States of Residence
  • Alaska
  • California
  • Foreign countries
  • Hawaii
  • Washington
Student Age Breakdown
Under 18: 4%
18-19: 27%
20-21: 28%
22-24: 19%
25+: 23%
Female Faculty
42%
Male Faculty
58%
Faculty Diversity
African American: 0%
Asian American: 5%
Hispanic: 2%
International: 1%
Native American: 1%
White: 83%
Unknown: 6%

Student Polls

How would you best describe your personal political beliefs?    Based on 33 responses

  • 15% Progressive/very liberal
  • 33% Liberal
  • 15% Moderate
  • 6% Conservative
  • 6% Very conservative
  • 3% Libertarian
  • 21% Not sure

How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?    Based on 55 responses

  • 36% Progressive/very liberal
  • 31% Liberal
  • 11% Moderate
  • 2% Conservative
  • 2% Very conservative
  • 2% Libertarian
  • 16% Not sure

How diverse is the student body in the following areas?    Based on 58 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 28 responses

  • 7% Republican
  • 36% Democratic
  • 29% Independent
  • 0% Other party not mentioned
  • 29% I don't care about politics

How accepted is the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community on campus?    Based on 24 responses

  • 83% Very accepted. LGBT students are treated no differently than non-LGBT students.
  • 17% 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.
  • 0% Not accepted. LGBT students generally stay quiet.

How accepted is the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community on campus?    Based on 29 responses

  • 79% Very accepted. LGBT students are treated no differently than non-LGBT students.
  • 17% 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.
  • 3% 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 34 responses

  • 91% Very accepting.
  • 9% Most students are accepting, except for a few rare cases of intolerance.
  • 0% The campus is split on its acceptance-not all minority groups are as accepted as others.
  • 0% It's hard to be a minority here.
4
pageviews remaining

Non-registered users are limited to 5 school profile page views per month.

Register for free to gain full access!