Facts and Figures

This page contains snapshot of current and historical data related to student, faculty, staff and administration diversity. All info is current as of April 2016. The Office of Institutional Research website has the most up-to-date numbers and dives deeper into the demographics and data points. 

Learn more about President Schill's and Vice President Alex-Assensoh's initiatives to enhance diversity.

Student Data 

Students of Color in Total UO Enrollment

The University of Oregon total enrollment for 2016_2017 was 23,634 students, with 25.2 percent students of color. Enrollment in fall term included 5,966 students of color and 3,123 international students (unduplicated head count). Further information can be found at Student Demographics 2006-07 to 2016-17.

Enrollment by Ethnicity, 2013 to 2017

Source: Office of Institutional Research student website. Data can be filtered by school or college. 

Student Demographics by Ethnicity and Gender

Looking closer at students of color in fall 2016, total enrollment included 2,451 Hispanic or Latino students, 1,309 Asian students, 493 black or African American students, 153 American Indian or Alaskan Native students, and 103 Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander students. In addition, 3,006 international students and 1,474 students of two or more races were enrolled in that fall. 

All students by race 2006 to 2016_17

Total enrollment in fall 2016 was made up of 53.2 percent females and 46.8 percent males. The gender breakdown of undergraduate and graduate students closely mirrored total enrollment and the 10-year trend remained steady. 

Students by gender, 2006 to 2016_17

Source: Student Demographics 2006_2007 to 2016_2017

Retention and Graduation Rates for Students of ColorRetention and Graduation Rates for Underrepresented Students and Students of Color 2005 to 2015

Source: University of Oregon 2nd- through 8th-Year Retention and GraduaƟon -- Under-Represented, Majority, and All Students of Color
University of Oregon 2-, 3-, and 4-Year Retention and 4-, 5-, and 6-Year GraduaƟon Rates for Students of Color by NEW* Race/Ethnicity


Faculty, Staff and Administration Data

Faculty of Color compared to All Faculty, Academic Years 2011_12 and 2016_17

The UO employed 6,976 in 2016_2017, with 14.3 percent employees of color. 

Employees by Ethnicity 2007 to 2016_2017

Female employees represented 53.5 percent of the workforce and males represented 46.5 percent. 

Employees by Gender 2007 to 2016_2017

Other employee data may be found at:

For a breakdown of diversity within each school and college, visit the Office of Institutional Research personnel website. Select the "Faculty by School/College" or "Staff by School/College" tab along the top to look at employee of color or gender data for the selected school or college.