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Total Enrollment 27,017
Undergraduate 11,763
Graduate 15,254
Men 10,219
Women 16,798

GWU Student Population

There are 27,017 students including 11,763 undergraduate and 15,254 graduate students at George Washington University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 17,502 full-time and 9,515 part-time students with gender distribution of 10,219 male and 16,798 female students. George Washington University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 5,311 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

George Washington University has a total enrollment of 27,017 with a gender distribution of 37.82% male (10,219 students) and 62.18% female (16,798 students). There are 4,293 male and 7,470 female students in undergraduate school and 5,926 male and 9,328 female students are attending graduate school at George Washington University.
Student Population By Gender
George Washington University
TotalMenWomen
Total27,01710,21916,798
Undergraduate11,7634,2937,470
Graduate15,2545,9269,328
Full-time17,5026,76210,740
Part-time9,5153,4576,058
[Chart] George Washington University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

George Washington University has 17,502 full-time and 9,515 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 10,141 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 1,622 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 7,361 students are full-time and 7,893 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
George Washington University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total27,01717,5029,515
Undergraduate11,76310,1411,622
Graduate15,2547,3617,893
Men10,2196,7623,457
Women16,79810,7406,058
[Chart] George Washington University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At George Washington University, 5,311 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 1,557 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 27,017 students. In undergraduate schools, 1,151 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 5,717 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
George Washington University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total27,01711,76315,254
Online Exclusively5,3118474,464
In Some Online Classes1,5573041,253
Not In Online Classes20,14910,6129,537
[Chart] George Washington University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at George Washington University. There are 53 American Indian/Native American, 12,508 White, 2,786 Black/African American, 2,955 Asian, 2,991 Hispanic, 39 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 898 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
George Washington University
TotalMenWomen
Total27,01710,21916,798
American Indian/Native American532726
Asian2,9551,0591,896
Black/African American2,7868321,954
Hispanic2,9919802,011
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander391326
White12,5084,7757,733
Two More914282632
Race Un-Known1,461616845
[Chart] George Washington UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at George Washington University.
Age Distribution
George Washington University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total27,01711,76315,254
Under 182042040
Age 18-192,9102,9073
Age 20-215,1245,06064
Age 22-245,7592,0653,694
Age 25-296,0565675,489
Age 30-342,7703202,450
Age 35-391,6392041,435
Age 40-491,6171931,424
Age 50-6474185656
Over 6441734
Age Un-Known1561515
[Chart] George Washington University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment