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Diversity

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4 College Freshman

Diversity: The diversity is great and I don't think that UWM has any problems with it.

4 Recent Alumnus

Diversity: There is a lot of diversity on campus which is great. There are students from all different backgrounds.

4 Recent Alumnus

Diversity: This school is one of the most diverse campuses I have been to. Everyone is pretty accepting of the diversity.

3 College Sophomore

Diversity: I actually went to UW-Waukesha for my first year of college and and transferring to UW-Milwaukee for my Sophomore year. I feel that UWM will be very diverse compared to the smaller Waukesha campus.

3 College Sophomore

Diversity: I see a lot of diversity in the school,

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Facts & Statistics

African American
9%
Asian
6%
Hispanic
7%
International
2%
Native American
0%
White
73%
Unknown
0%
Historically Black College/University?
No
Tribal College?
No
Out-of-State Students
10%
Common States of Residence
  • Foreign countries
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
Student Age Breakdown
Under 18: 0%
18-19: 26%
20-21: 28%
22-24: 26%
25+: 21%
Female Faculty
46%
Male Faculty
54%
Faculty Diversity
African American: 5%
Asian American: 9%
Hispanic: 4%
International: 6%
Native American: 1%
White: 75%
Unknown: 0%

Student Polls

Have you changed your political affiliation since you started college?    Based on 23 responses

  • 96% No
  • 0% Yes, Democrat to Republican
  • 4% 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 94 responses

  • 7% Progressive/very liberal
  • 18% Liberal
  • 30% Moderate
  • 12% Conservative
  • 3% Very conservative
  • 4% Libertarian
  • 26% Not sure

How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?    Based on 93 responses

  • 5% Progressive/very liberal
  • 41% Liberal
  • 28% Moderate
  • 2% Conservative
  • 1% Very conservative
  • 0% Libertarian
  • 23% Not sure

How diverse is the student body in the following areas?    Based on 96 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 96 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 23 responses

  • 78% No
  • 4% Yes, I became a lot more liberal.
  • 13% Yes, I became a little more liberal.
  • 0% Yes, I became a lot more conservative.
  • 4% Yes, I became a little more conservative.

What political party do you associate yourself with?    Based on 24 responses

  • 8% Republican
  • 17% Democratic
  • 25% Independent
  • 8% Other party not mentioned
  • 42% I don't care about politics

Have your religious views changed since you started college?    Based on 24 responses

  • 92% No, my religious views have stayed the same.
  • 4% 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.
  • 4% 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 24 responses

  • 58% Very accepted. LGBT students are treated no differently than non-LGBT students.
  • 33% Accepted. LGBT students are treated fairly, but there are still some people who aren't accepting of them.
  • 4% 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 important is religion in your life?    Based on 23 responses

  • 4% Very important. I regularly attend religious services and also participate in related clubs/organizations.
  • 4% Important. I regularly attend religious services.
  • 52% Somewhat important. I sometimes attend religious services.
  • 39% 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 94 responses

  • 62% Very accepting.
  • 36% Most students are accepting, except for a few rare cases of intolerance.
  • 1% The campus is split on its acceptance-not all minority groups are as accepted as others.
  • 1% It's hard to be a minority here.
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