New Data Reveals Diversity on the Rise at UVA

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 00:00 -- mes3xg

Current institutional data shows that the University has experienced a robust expansion in the breadth and depth of its cultural and socioeconomic diversity in recent years. Data for 2017 indicate that since 2012:

  • First-year minority student enrollment has increased by 38 percent;
  • African-American enrollment of first-year students has increased by 41.5 percent;
  • First-generation student enrollment is up by 42 percent;
  • Enrollment of students with Pell Grant eligibility is estimated to be up 34.3 percent. (READ MORE)
  • Source: UVA Today (Katie McNally)