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Amherst Student Population

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Total Enrollment 1,855
Men 919
Women 936

Amherst Student Population

Amherst College has a total enrollment of 1,855 (all undergraduate students) for academic year 2018-2019. By gender, there are 919 male and 936 female students at Amherst College.

Student Gender Distribution

Amherst College has a total enrollment of 1,855 with a gender distribution of 49.54% male (919 students) and 50.46% female (936 students).
Student Population By Gender
Amherst College
TotalMenWomen
Total1,855919936
Full-time1,855919936
Part-time000
[Chart] Amherst College 2019 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Amherst College does not offer the distance learning opportunity.

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Amherst College. There are 9 American Indian/Native American, 807 White, 199 Black/African American, 280 Asian, 238 Hispanic, and 76 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Amherst College
TotalMenWomen
Total1,855919936
American Indian/Native American927
Asian280123157
Black/African American19997102
Hispanic238114124
White807417390
Two More1265868
Race Un-Known451827
[Chart] Amherst CollegeRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Amherst College.
Student Age Distribution
Amherst College
Undergraduate
Total1,855
Under 1829
Age 18-19838
Age 20-21800
Age 22-24173
Age 25-2911
Age 30-343
Age 35-391
Age 40-490
Age 50-640
Over 640
Age Un-Known0
[Chart] Amherst College 2019 Age Distribution of Enrollment