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Race/Ethnicity of Students

For federal reports, the U.S. Department of Education requires that race and ethnicity be specified only for U.S. citizens and permanent residents; international visitors must be reported as a separate category. The table below shows the distribution of students enrolled Fall 2005.

Ethnicity Undergrad Graduate Law* Total
Hispanic or Latino 15% 9% 9% 13%
 
Race Undergrad Graduate Law* Total
American Indian or Alaska Native 1% <1% 1% 1%
Asian or Pacific Islander 8% 6% 14% 8%
Black or African American 2% 3% 3% 2%
White 67% 48% 71% 64%
 
Other Undergrad Graduate Law* Total
Unknown 4% 29% 0% 8%
International Visitor 2% 5% 2% 3%
 
Total Students 4970 1414 1164 7548
Minority (not White only) 26% 18% 27% 25%
 
* Law includes students in JD (doctoral) and LLM (master's) programs.